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|Nicol, A. A. A., & Pexman, P. M. (1999). Displaying your findings: A practical guide for presenting figures, posters, and presentations. Washington, D. C.: American Psychological Association.||Nicol, A. A. A., & Pexman, P. M. (1999). Presenting your findings: A practical guide for creating tables. Washington, D. C.: American Psychological Association.|
|Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (6th Ed.). (2009). Washington, D. C.: American Psychological Association.|
Apple, M. (2008). "How to APA": A brief introduction to APA style. OnCUE Journal, 2(2), 145-156.
Ford, K. (2003). A brief guide to APA style. OnCUE, 11(2), 28-29.
APA formatting and style guide: The OWL at Purdue. (2008). http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/01.
APA style. (2008). http://www.apastyle.org/.
|Brown, J. D. (2001). Using surveys in language programs. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.||Creswell, J. W. (2003). Research design: Qualitative, quantitative, and mixed methods approaches (2nd Ed.). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.|
|Nunan, D. (1992). Research methods in language learning. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.|
|Bond, T., & Fox, C. (2007). Applying the Rasch Model (2nd ed.). Mahwah, New Jersey: Lawrence Earlbaum Associates.||Elifson, K., Runyon, R., & Haber, A. (1998). Fundamentals of social statistics (3rd ed.). Boston: McGraw-Hill.|
|Field, A. (2005). Discovering statistics using SPSS (2nd ed.). London: Sage Publications.||Green, S., & Salkind, N. (2007). Using SPSS for Windows and Macintosh (5th ed.). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson Prentice Hall.|
|Hatch, E., & Lazaraton, A. (1991). The research manual: Design and statistics for applied linguistics. New York: Newbury House.
One of the few books aimed for the SLA field.
|Huck, S. W. (2007). Reading Statistics and Research (5th Ed.). New York: Allyn & Bacon.
A good introduction for beginning researchers. Rather than a "how to" stats book, this book describes the language and forms of statistics used in research.
|Pallant, J. (2007). SPSS survival manual (3rd ed.). London: Open University Press.
As the title implies, this book is a must for those who need to survive their university statistics courses. Although it's primarily designed for psychology students, the step-by-step descriptions of how to analyze data are extremely easy to understand.
|Stevens, J. P. (2009). Applied multivariate statistics for the social sciences (5th ed.). Hillsdale, NJ: Erlbaum.
A new edition of this classic guide to MANOVA, with a special focus on power statistics and new sections on HLM (Hierarchical Linear Modeling) and SEM (Structural Equation Modeling).
Tabachnick, B. G., & Fidell, L. S. (2007). Using Multivariate Statistics (5th ed.). Boston: Allyn and Bacon.
The "Bible" of statistics, this book is often extremely difficult to understand. However, it is almost indispensable as a research resource book in your library.
Kaiser, H. (1974). An index of factorial simplicity. Psychometrika, 39, 31-36.
Smiths, R. M. (1996). A comparison of methods for determining dimensionality in Rasch measurement. Structural Equation Modeling, 3(1), 25-40.
Wright, B. (1996). Comparing Rasch measurement and factor analysis. Structural Equation Modeling, 3(1), 3-24.
Web sites for statistics
1. Survey Monkey: http://www.surveymonkey.com
2. Effect Size Calculator: http://web.uccs.edu/lbecker/Psy590/escalc3.htm
3. Structural Equation Modeling: http://davidakenny.net/cm/causalm.htm
4. Statsoft: http://www.statsoft.com/textbook/stathome.html
5. SPSS Survival Manual Further References: http://www.allenandunwin.com/spss2/further.htm
Obviously, this is not an exhaustive list of references. Please feel free to contact us if you have any other useful references to add!