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Published: 15 August 2021

288 Pages | 60 colour line figures and 6 colour illustrations/screenshots

9.5 x 6.6 inches

ISBN: 9780198798187

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The New Statistics with R

An Introduction for Biologists

Second Edition

Andy Hector

  • Up-to-date introduction to the classical techniques and modern extensions of linear model analysis
  • Emphasizes an estimation-based approach that takes account of recent criticisms of over-use of probability values
  • Firm focus on statistical analysis whilst using R throughout
  • R scripts and data sets featured in the book available as supporting material

New to this Edition:

  • Adoption of RStudio and new 'tidyverse' packages, with code fully updated and revised
  • Features a refresher chapter on R, RStudio, and current R packages, expanding and replacing the previous appendix
  • Includes new chapters on reproducible research (using the R Markdown package) and the complexities of linear model analysis
  • Existing material is now divided into a greater number of chapters to facilitate use as individual teaching units