Download A Guide to Doing Statistics in Second Language Research by Jenifer Larson-Hall PDF

By Jenifer Larson-Hall

This useful e-book indicates moment language researchers how one can use the statistical application SPSS to behavior statistical checks usually performed in SLA study. utilizing info units from actual SLA experiences, A advisor to Doing data in moment Language study utilizing SPSS exhibits beginners to either facts and SPSS the best way to generate descriptive information, the best way to select a statistical attempt, and the way to behavior and interpret numerous easy statistical checks. It covers the statistical checks which are most ordinarily utilized in moment language examine, together with chi-square, t-tests, correlation, a number of regression, ANOVA and non-parametric analogs to those assessments. The textual content is amply illustrated with graphs and tables depicting real info units, and routines in the course of the ebook aid readers comprehend strategies (such because the distinction among autonomous and established variables) and figure out statistical analyses. solutions to all workouts are supplied at the book’s better half web site, besides pattern info units and different supplementary material.

Show description

Read Online or Download A Guide to Doing Statistics in Second Language Research Using SPSS (Second Language Acquisition Research Series) PDF

Best linguistics books

Does Spelling Matter?

This booklet narrates the background of English spelling from the Anglo-Saxons to the present-day, charting some of the alterations that experience taken position and the impression those have had at the method we spell this day. whereas sturdy spelling is noticeable as socially and educationally fascinating, many of us fight to spell universal phrases like accommodate, incidence, established.

Sign Studies and Semioethics: Communication, Translation and Values (Semiotics, Communication and Cognition [SCC])

This e-book examines the problems surrounding the not easy perpetuation of dominant signal platforms in the course of the framework of ‘semioethics’. Semioethics is worried with utilizing semiotics as a strong software to critique the established order and movement past the copy of the dominant order of conversation.

Persuasive Signs: The Semiotics of Advertising (Approaches to Applied Semiotics [AAS])

Utilizing either verbal and nonverbal concepts to make its messages as persuasive as attainable, ads has develop into an crucial part of modern day social discourse designed to steer attitudes and way of life behaviors by means of covertly suggesting how we will be able to most sensible fulfill our innermost urges and aspirations via intake.

Jailtacht: The Irish Language, Symbolic Power and Political Violence in Northern Ireland, 1972-2008

Utilizing study tools and methods, the writer heavily analyses the emergence of the Irish language among republican prisoners and ex prisoners in Northern eire from the 1970’s up until eventually the current. This pioneering learn indicates how the language was once used completely in elements of the felony, regardless of the efforts of the felony professionals to suppress the language, and the dramatic influence this had on Irish society.

Additional resources for A Guide to Doing Statistics in Second Language Research Using SPSS (Second Language Acquisition Research Series)

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.26 of 5 – based on 20 votes