Statistics Done Wrong
The Woefully Complete Guide By Reinhart, Alex, 1991- Book – 2015
This informal, practical book is intended for scientists who need a refresher on things like sample size and correlation. Just 150 readable pages, mostly text but with a few choice cartoons.
The Theory That Would Not Die – How Bayes’ Rule Cracked the Enigma Code, Hunted down Russian Submarines, and Emerged Triumphant from Two Centuries of Controversy, Sharon McGrayne, – 2011)
Your spam filter is probably Bayesian, and this well written book can explain it. Along the way, you will learn how Bayes’ simple theory is important in science, business, and the military. Hardcover, 300 pages.
SPSS essentials : managing and analyzing social sciences data / John T. Kulas, Jossey-Bass, 2009
SPSS is Statistical Package for the Social Sciences, a complex commercial app which now has a Windows GUI. “SPSS is among the most widely used programs for statistical analysis in social science. It is used by market researchers, health researchers, survey companies, government, education researchers, marketing organizations and others… GNU PSPP – PSPP is a free SPSS replacement.” — Wikipedia
This book is an introduction for users.