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SPSS Explained


The second edition of SPSS Explained provides you with everything you need to undertake statistical analysis using SPSS. It combines a step-by-step approach to each procedure with easy-to-follow screenshots at each stage of the process.

This companion website provides the following supplementary materials to accompany the book:

Student resources

  • Multiple-choice quizzes.
  • A glossary of key terms.
  • Flash cards to test definitions of key terms.

Access to these resources is freely available and free of charge.

Instructor resources

  • Data sets – you will find some of the data sets described in the book as well as some extra, larger data sets, which can be adapted for your own use. Also included is a ‘Choosing a Statistical Test’ table, which gives suggestions for use of the data sets. 
  • Discussion questions – these can be used to stimulate discussion in tutorials or seminars, to provide a focus and direction for individual learning or as an aid to revision.

Access to the instructor resources is restricted by password protection. These resources are free of charge to qualifying adopters.