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Statistics in criminal justice

by David Weisburd

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Published by Wadsworth Publishing Company in Belmont, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Criminal statistics.,
  • Criminal statistics -- Mathematical models.,
  • Criminology -- Statistical methods.,
  • Criminal justice, Administration of -- Statistics.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDavid Weisburd.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV7415 .W43 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiv, 389 p. :
    Number of Pages389
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL689469M
    ISBN 100534518400, 0534518419
    LC Control Number97036514

    Statistics for Criminal Justice is an introductory statistics text for undergraduate criminology and criminal justice majors. The topics and engaging presentation style are targeted to students who have a basic background in algebra but who have had little or no exposure to the study of statistics. This is the only book that introduces students to the statistical methods of criminology and criminal justice, and shows how they are actually used. Each detailed yet accessible chapter combines instruction in statistical analysis with investigations of key research questions in the field; for example, what are the causes of crime?/5(20).

      An Introduction to Statistics in Criminology and Criminal Justice. Statistics for Criminology and Criminal Justice, Third Edition demonstrates how statistics is relevant to your life and future career by illustrating the logical connections between basic statistical concepts and their real-world implications in criminology and criminal justice. Statistics in criminal justice. [David Weisburd; Chester L Britt] -- "This text is written specifically for the criminal justice student and for student comprehension. Filled with examples and exercises pertinent for criminal justice students, the text assumes no.

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Statistics for Criminology and Criminal Justice, Third Edition demonstrates how statistics is relevant to a student’s life and future career by illustrating the logical connections between basic statistical concepts and their real-world implications in criminology and criminal justice.

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Statistics in Criminal Justice is meant not only as an introduction for students but as a reference for researchers. A number of changes have been made to the 3rd edition, including the following: Additional exercises at the end of each chapter - Expanded computer exercises that can be performed in the Student Version of SPSS/5(5).

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