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Handouts and booklets in statistics for social sciences

Rich Harris, School of Geographical Sciences and Centre for Market and Public Organisation (CMPO), University of Bristol

Statistics for Geography and Environmental Science: an introduction in R

Library for R to accompany the above text: SGES_1.0.tar.gz or

Paula Surridge, School of Sociology, Politics and International Studies, University of Bristol

Ana Fernandes, University of Sussex

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Ron Smith, Birkbeck, University of London

The course booklet Applied Statistics and Econometrics: Notes and Exercises is available through TRUE: Econometrics under a Creative Commons Attribution-Non-commercial licence. Sections of interest include 6: Descriptive statistics, 9: Index numbers, 10: Probability, 11: Discrete random variables, 12: Continuous random variables

Kevin McConway, The Open University

One-page introductory essays available through OpenLearn under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 2.0 Licence

Barbra Ilowsky & Susan Dean, De Anza College, California

Collaborative Statistics is a complete, 627-page statistics textbook available under a Creative Commons Attribution licence.

It can be downloaded in a variety of formats, or viewed online as a series of pages, with some basic interactivity.

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