Introduction to statistical reasoning for social scientists. Built around cases representing in-depth investigations into the nature and content of statistical and social-science principles and practice. Hands-on approach: weekly data-analysis laboratory. Fundamental statistical topics: measurement, exploratory data analysis, probabilistic concepts, distributions, assessment of statistical evidence. Offered: jointly with CS&SS 321/STAT 321.
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Quantitative and Symbolic Reasoning (QSR)
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October 17, 2016 - 12:53pm