## Nonspatial Statistical Modeling of Plant Diversity

*Thomas J. Stohlgren*

### in Measuring Plant Diversity: Lessons from the Field

- Published in print:
- 2006
- Published Online:
- September 2007
- ISBN:
- 9780195172331
- eISBN:
- 9780199790395
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195172331.003.0013
- Subject:
- Biology, Plant Sciences and Forestry

This chapter presents selected examples of non-spatial statistical modeling of plant diversity including correlation and simple regression, multiple regression, path coefficient analysis, canonical ... More

## A Multivariate Approach to Continuity, Contact, and Leveling

*Ricardo Otheguy and Ana Celia Zentella*

### in Spanish in New York: Language Contact, Dialectal Leveling, and Structural Continuity

- Published in print:
- 2012
- Published Online:
- January 2012
- ISBN:
- 9780199737406
- eISBN:
- 9780199918621
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199737406.003.0007
- Subject:
- Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

Grouping categories are reconceptualized as independent variables. Pronoun rate is the dependent variable. The need for multivariate regression analysis is explained. The independent variables are ... More

## The life course plot in life course analysis

*Tim Cole*

### in Epidemiological Methods in Life Course Research

- Published in print:
- 2007
- Published Online:
- September 2009
- ISBN:
- 9780198528487
- eISBN:
- 9780191723940
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198528487.003.0006
- Subject:
- Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter considers the life course in the context of an outcome in later life as related to early growth status, where each subject is assumed to have been measured as a child at two or more ... More

## Bivariate and Multivariate Linear Regression Analysis

*Karen A. Randolph and Laura L. Myers*

### in Basic Statistics in Multivariate Analysis

- Published in print:
- 2013
- Published Online:
- May 2013
- ISBN:
- 9780199764044
- eISBN:
- 9780199332533
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199764044.003.0005
- Subject:
- Social Work, Research and Evaluation

Chapter 5 provides a description of bivariate and multiple linear regression analysis. The chapter begins with a description of the basic statistics that are important in linear regression analysis ... More

## Relating Citizenship Rights and Social Movements over Time

*Joe Foweraker and Todd Landman*

### in Citizenship Rights and Social Movements: A Comparative and Statistical Analysis

- Published in print:
- 2000
- Published Online:
- October 2011
- ISBN:
- 9780199240463
- eISBN:
- 9780191696831
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199240463.003.0006
- Subject:
- Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter turns to the relationship between rights and social movements, and deploys a variety of quantitative methods in order to examine this relationship both within and across cases. These ... More

## Multiple Regression

*M. Hashem Pesaran*

### in Time Series and Panel Data Econometrics

- Published in print:
- 2015
- Published Online:
- March 2016
- ISBN:
- 9780198736912
- eISBN:
- 9780191800504
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198736912.003.0002
- Subject:
- Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This chapter extends the bivariate regression model discussed in Chapter 1 to the case where more than one variable is available to explain/predict y, the dependent variable. The topic is known as ... More

## Regression

*Peter Miksza and Kenneth Elpus*

### in Design and Analysis for Quantitative Research in Music Education

- Published in print:
- 2018
- Published Online:
- March 2018
- ISBN:
- 9780199391905
- eISBN:
- 9780199391943
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780199391905.003.0010
- Subject:
- Music, Theory, Analysis, Composition, Performing Practice/Studies

This chapter presents the logic and technique of analyzing data using simple linear regression and multiple linear regression. Regression is a remarkably versatile statistical procedure that can be ... More

## Postlude: models and data

*M. D. Edge*

### in Statistical Thinking from Scratch: A Primer for Scientists

- Published in print:
- 2019
- Published Online:
- October 2019
- ISBN:
- 9780198827627
- eISBN:
- 9780191866463
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198827627.003.0013
- Subject:
- Biology, Biomathematics / Statistics and Data Analysis / Complexity Studies

Becoming a well-rounded data analyst requires more than the skills covered in this book. This postlude sketches some ways in which the types of thinking covered here can be extended to real problems ... More

## Extracting brain connectivity

*Christian Büchel and Karl Friston*

### in Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging: An Introduction to Methods

- Published in print:
- 2001
- Published Online:
- March 2012
- ISBN:
- 9780192630711
- eISBN:
- 9780191724770
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780192630711.003.0016
- Subject:
- Neuroscience, Techniques

This chapter shows that new methods for measuring effective connectivity allow us to characterize the interactions between brain regions which underlie the complex interactions among different ... More

## Basic Concepts and Assumptions

*Patrick Dattalo*

### in Analysis of Multiple Dependent Variables

- Published in print:
- 2013
- Published Online:
- May 2013
- ISBN:
- 9780199773596
- eISBN:
- 9780199332564
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199773596.003.0001
- Subject:
- Social Work, Research and Evaluation

This chapter begins with an introduction to multivariate procedures, which allow social workers and other human services researchers to analyze multidimensional social problems and interventions in ... More

## Multiple regression and nonlinear models

*Andrew Gelman and Deborah Nolan*

### in Teaching Statistics: A Bag of Tricks

- Published in print:
- 2017
- Published Online:
- September 2017
- ISBN:
- 9780198785699
- eISBN:
- 9780191827518
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198785699.003.0010
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Educational Mathematics

This chapter covers multiple regression and links statistical inference to general topics such as lurking variables that arose earlier. Many examples can be used to illustrate multiple regression, ... More

## Choosing among Procedures for the Analysis of Multiple Dependent Variables

*Patrick Dattalo*

### in Analysis of Multiple Dependent Variables

- Published in print:
- 2013
- Published Online:
- May 2013
- ISBN:
- 9780199773596
- eISBN:
- 9780199332564
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199773596.003.0006
- Subject:
- Social Work, Research and Evaluation

This chapter summarizes similarities and differences between multivariate analysis of variance (MANOVA), multivariate analysis of covariance (MANCOVA), multivariate multiple regression (MMR), and ... More

## Regression models

*Bendix Carstensen*

### in Epidemiology with R

- Published in print:
- 2020
- Published Online:
- January 2021
- ISBN:
- 9780198841326
- eISBN:
- 9780191876936
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198841326.003.0005
- Subject:
- Biology, Biomathematics / Statistics and Data Analysis / Complexity Studies, Disease Ecology / Epidemiology

This chapter evaluates regression models, focusing on the normal linear regression model. The normal linear regression model establishes a relationship between a quantitative response (also called ... More

## Applied Multiple Regression Analysis in Cross-Cultural Comparisons

*Thanh V. Tran and Keith T. Chan*

### in Applied Cross-Cultural Data Analysis for Social Work

- Published in print:
- 2021
- Published Online:
- September 2021
- ISBN:
- 9780190888510
- eISBN:
- 9780190888527
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780190888510.003.0004
- Subject:
- Social Work, Crime and Justice, Communities and Organizations

This chapter focuses on the application of multiple regression analysis in cross-cultural comparisons using the Stata statistical package. We explain the assumptions and uses of multiple regression ... More

## Statistics

*James Carr*

### in An Introduction to Clinical Research

- Published in print:
- 2011
- Published Online:
- November 2020
- ISBN:
- 9780199570072
- eISBN:
- 9780191917868
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780199570072.003.0013
- Subject:
- Clinical Medicine and Allied Health, Clinical Medicine

Here, we’ll attempt to provide an introduction to what statistics are, some key concepts, and some of the more common tests used in clinical research. It is not a definitive chapter—whole books ... More

## Classical Statistics

*James B. Elsner and Thomas H. Jagger*

### in Hurricane Climatology: A Modern Statistical Guide Using R

- Published in print:
- 2013
- Published Online:
- November 2020
- ISBN:
- 9780199827633
- eISBN:
- 9780197563199
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780199827633.003.0006
- Subject:
- Earth Sciences and Geography, Meteorology and Climatology

All hurricanes are different. Statistics helps you characterize hurricanes from the typical to the extreme. In this chapter, we provide an introduction to classical (or frequentist) statistics. To ... More

## Experimental Design, Quantitative Analysis, and the Cartography of Crystal Growth

*C. W. Carter*

### in Crystallization of Nucleic Acids and Proteins: A Practical Approach

- Published in print:
- 1999
- Published Online:
- November 2020
- ISBN:
- 9780199636792
- eISBN:
- 9780191918148
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780199636792.003.0008
- Subject:
- Chemistry, Crystallography: Chemistry

This chapter is about practical uses of mathematical models to simplify the task of finding the best conditions under which to crystallize a macromolecule. The models describe a system’s response ... More

## How Sure Start Local Programme areas changed

*Jacqueline Barnes*

### in The National Evaluation of Sure Start: Does area-based early intervention work?

- Published in print:
- 2007
- Published Online:
- March 2012
- ISBN:
- 9781861349507
- eISBN:
- 9781447303909
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Policy Press
- DOI:
- 10.1332/policypress/9781861349507.003.0010
- Subject:
- Sociology, Marriage and the Family

This chapter discusses the average amount of change in SSLP areas, which is akin to looking at change in a group of children who vary in age from three of four years to late teenage years, and with ... More

## Karaoke

### in Law in Everyday Japan: Sex, Sumo, Suicide, and Statutes

- Published in print:
- 2005
- Published Online:
- March 2013
- ISBN:
- 9780226894027
- eISBN:
- 9780226894096
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- University of Chicago Press
- DOI:
- 10.7208/chicago/9780226894096.003.0004
- Subject:
- Law, Comparative Law

This chapter examines leisure though the lens of karaoke-based noise complaints, focusing on the social and legal reasons why people do not sue. It discuss the karaoke phenomenon and the pollution ... More

## Prospects for Policy Integration in Low Income Economies

*Michael T. Rock and David P. Angel*

### in Industrial Transformation in the Developing World

- Published in print:
- 2005
- Published Online:
- November 2020
- ISBN:
- 9780199270040
- eISBN:
- 9780191919329
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780199270040.003.0018
- Subject:
- Earth Sciences and Geography, Economic Geography

In the final chapter of the book, we turn to the question of the prospects for policy integration in the low income countries, or the poorest of the rest of the industrializing economies in Africa, ... More