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Navarro DJ and Foxcroft DR (2022). learning statistics with jamovi: a tutorial for psychology students and other beginners. (Version 0.75). DOI: 10.24384/hgc3-7p15

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About the book


learning statistics with jamovi covers the contents of an introductory statistics class, as typically taught to undergraduate psychology students.

Getting started

The book discusses how to get started in jamovi as well as giving an introduction to data manipulation.

Elegant Design

Written in latex and published as a pdf file, for great design and easy access.

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Basics and Theory

Descriptive statistics and graphing are followed by chapters on probability theory, sampling and estimation, and null hypothesis testing.

Statistical Analysis

The book covers the analysis of contingency tables, correlation, t-tests, regression, ANOVA and factor analysis.

All for free!

The book is open source licensed and is free to access and/or download.

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Data files

Data files to accompany the book are available here, or can be accessed within jamovi via an add-on module in the jamovi library.
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Ways to help

Any statistics textbook is undoubtedly incomplete; there is just too much to cover. Ours is no exception, it’s a work in progress. If you spot any mistakes, or want to suggest some improvements, then please log an issue on github.

If you would like to contribute some updates to the book, or a chapter, then please get in touch via the github link above. We’ll keep all contributions in a publically available repository, linked from this page, and will incorporate new material into the book when we update to the next version.

We have made this e-book available for free, but we encourage you to make a voluntary donation of around £10 or $15 to the developers of the free and open jamovi software, to support the addition of even more features. To do this, head on over to the jamovi web site and make a contribution.
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This book is an adaptation of DJ Navarro (2018). Learning statistics with R: A tutorial for psychology students and other beginners. (Version 0.6).

The book is released under a creative commons CC BY-SA 4.0 licence. This means that this book can be reused, remixed, retained, revised and redistributed (including commercially) as long as appropriate credit is given to the authors. If you remix, or modify the original version of this open textbook, you must redistribute all versions of this open textbook under the same license - CC BY-SA.