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Data Analysis with RStudio

An Easygoing Introduction

Authors: Kronthaler, Franz, Zöllner, Silke

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  • Shows how RStudio can easily be used for data analysis
  • Includes descriptive statistics, creating graphics, testing hypotheses, ANOVA and regression with RStudio
  • Provides exercises with solutions
  • Recommended and developed for university courses in Germany, Austria and Switzerland
  • Additional material: http://www.statistik-kronthaler.ch/
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About this Textbook

​The objective of this text is to introduce RStudio to practitioners and students and enable them to use R in their everyday work. It is not a statistical textbook, the purpose is to transmit the joy of analyzing data with RStudio. Practitioners and students learn how RStudio can be installed and used, they learn to import data, write scripts and save working results. Furthermore, they learn to employ descriptive statistics and create graphics with RStudio. Additionally, it is shown how RStudio can be used to test hypotheses, run an analysis of variance and regressions. To deepen the learned content, tasks are included with the solutions provided at the end of the textbook. This textbook has been recommended and developed for university courses in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.

About the authors

Franz Kronthaler is Professor of Statistics and Economics at the University of Applied Sciences of the Grisons in Switzerland. He teaches statistics at the bachelor and master level for more than ten years and authored the German textbook “Statistik angewandt mit Excel – Datenanalyse ist keine Kunst”.
Silke Zöllner is a Research Associate at the Institute of Business and Regional Economics at Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts. She is a doctoral candidate and teaches statistics at the bachelor level.

Table of contents (9 chapters)

Table of contents (9 chapters)
  • R and RStudio

    Pages 1-12

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  • Data Analysis Basics with RStudio

    Pages 13-29

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  • Data Tourism (Simulated)

    Pages 31-34

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  • Describing Data with RStudio

    Pages 35-58

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  • Testing Normal Distribution with RStudio

    Pages 59-63

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eBook 21,39 €
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  • ISBN 978-3-662-62518-7
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover 29,11 €
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  • ISBN 978-3-662-62517-0
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Institutional customers should get in touch with their account manager
  • Covid-19 shipping restrictions
  • Usually ready to be dispatched within 3 to 5 business days, if in stock
  • The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Data Analysis with RStudio
Book Subtitle
An Easygoing Introduction
Authors
Copyright
2021
Publisher
Springer Spektrum
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s), under exclusive license to Springer-Verlag GmbH, DE, part of Springer Nature
eBook ISBN
978-3-662-62518-7
DOI
10.1007/978-3-662-62518-7
Softcover ISBN
978-3-662-62517-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XI, 125
Number of Illustrations
16 b/w illustrations, 155 illustrations in colour
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