Edition:

5

Publisher:

Chapman & Hall/CRC

Number of Pages:

630

Price:

99.95

ISBN:

9781420077612

Date Received:

Tuesday, September 28, 2010

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Series:

Statistics: Textbooks and Monographs

Publication Date:

2010

Format:

Hardcover

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**Introduction and Fundamentals**

Introduction

Fundamental Statistical Concepts

**Order Statistics, Quantiles, and Coverages **Introduction

Quantile Function

Empirical Distribution Function

Statistical Properties of Order Statistics

Probability-Integral Transformation

Joint Distribution of Order Statistics

Distributions of the Median and Range

Exact Moments of Order Statistics

Large-Sample Approximations to the Moments of Order Statistics

Asymptotic Distribution of Order Statistics

Tolerance Limits for Distributions and Coverages

**Tests of Randomness **Introduction

Tests Based on the Total Number of Runs

Tests Based on the Length of the Longest Run

Runs Up and Down

A Test Based on Ranks

**Tests of Goodness of Fit**

Introduction

The Chi-Square Goodness-of-Fit Test

The Kolmogorov–Smirnov One-Sample Statistic

Applications of the Kolmogorov–Smirnov One-Sample Statistics

Lilliefors’s Test for Normality

Lilliefors’s Test for the Exponential Distribution

Anderson–Darling Test

Visual Analysis of Goodness of Fit

**One-Sample and Paired-Sample Procedures**

Introduction

Confidence Interval for a Population Quantile

Hypothesis Testing for a Population Quantile

The Sign Test and Confidence Interval for the Median

Rank-Order Statistics

Treatment of Ties in Rank Tests

The Wilcoxon Signed-Rank Test and Confidence Interval

**The General Two-Sample Problem**Introduction

The Wald–Wolfowitz Runs Test

The Kolmogorov–Smirnov Two-Sample Test

The Median Test

The Control Median Test

The Mann–Whitney

**Linear Rank Statistics and the General Two-Sample Problem**

Introduction

Definition of Linear Rank Statistics

Distribution Properties of Linear Rank Statistics

Usefulness in Inference

**Linear Rank Tests for the Location Problem**

Introduction

The Wilcoxon Rank-Sum Test and Confidence Interval

Other Location Tests

**Linear Rank Tests for the Scale Problem **Introduction

The Mood Test

The Freund–Ansari–Bradley–David–Barton Tests

The Siegel–Tukey Test

The Klotz Normal-Scores Test

The Percentile Modified Rank Tests for Scale

The Sukhatme Test

Confidence-Interval Procedures

Other Tests for the Scale Problem

Applications

**Tests of the Equality of k Independent Samples**

Introduction

Extension of the Median Test

Extension of the Control Median Test

The Kruskal–Wallis One-Way ANOVA Test and Multiple Comparisons

Other Rank-Test Statistics

Tests against Ordered Alternatives

Comparisons with a Control

**Measures of Association for Bivariate Samples**

Introduction: Definition of Measures of Association in a Bivariate Population

Kendall’s Tau Coefficient

Spearman’s Coefficient of Rank Correlation

The Relations between *R* and *T*; *E(R), τ,* and *ρ *

Another Measure of Association

Applications

**Measures of Association in Multiple Classifications**Introduction

Friedman’s Two-Way Analysis of Variance by Ranks in a

Page’s Test for Ordered Alternatives

The Coefficient of Concordance for

The Coefficient of Concordance for

Kendall’s Tau Coefficient for Partial Correlation

**Asymptotic Relative Efficiency **Introduction

Theoretical Bases for Calculating the ARE

Examples of the Calculations of Efficacy and ARE

**Analysis of Count Data**

Introduction

Contingency Tables

Some Special Results for *k* × 2 Contingency Tables

Fisher’s Exact Test

McNemar’s Test

Analysis of Multinomial Data

**Summary**

**Appendix of Tables **

**Answers to Problems**

**References**

**Index**

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