An Introduction to Categorical Data Analysis

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An Introduction to Categorical Data Analysis

An Introduction to Categorical Data Analysis
Wiley-Interscience (2007-03-23) | ISBN: 0471226181| 372Pages | 6.6 MB | PDF

Praise for the First Edition

"This is a superb text from which to teach categorical data analysis, at a variety of levels. . . [t]his book can be very highly recommended."
—Short Book Reviews

"Of great interest to potential readers is the variety of fields that are represented in the examples: health care, financial, government, product marketing, and sports, to name a few."
—Journal of Quality Technology

"Alan Agresti has written another brilliant account of the analysis of categorical data."
—The Statistician

The use of statistical methods for categorical data is ever increasing in today's world. An Introduction to Categorical Data Analysis, Second Edition provides an applied introduction to the most important methods for analyzing categorical data. This new edition summarizes methods that have long played a prominent role in data analysis, such as chi-squared tests, and also places special emphasis on logistic regression and other modeling techniques for univariate and correlated multivariate categorical responses.