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2.1 Where to start?
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1 People right from the start
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1.2 Hints before you start
Handling statistical data is an essential part of psychological research. However, many people find the idea of using statistics, and especially statistical software packages, extremely daunting. This unit takes a step-by-step approach to statistics software through seven interactive activities. No statistics software is needed.
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1.2 Hints before you start

Each section of this unit requires you to follow a series of instructions such as:

“Press the Enter button”

“Place your mouse over the radio buttons …”

Each activity should take approximately 20 minutes to complete. Here is a summary of the activities in this unit:

Activity 1: How to start SPSS

This is recommended if you have not had any experience with SPSS and are fairly new to computers.

Activity 2: Using the
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1 The Forth Road Bridge
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Jump start your creativity: question yourself!
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More than 100 world leaders gathered in Copenhagen on December 7 for a two-week summit meeting whose ambitious aim is to renew the Kyoto protocol on climate change. The issues being discussed include reducing emissions of green-house gases and setting a price for carbon, among others. What are the likely business implications of these issues? What new challenges and opportunities will they create during the coming months? Knowledge@Wharton discussed these topics with Wharton legal studies and bu
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'Badge' Value: Finding and Promoting Products That Inspire Customer Loyalty
Alex Panos and his colleagues at TSG Consumer Partners, a San Francisco-based investment fund, believe that consumers will always be interested in products that enhance their lives, even if it means paying more than they have in the past. That philosophy has brought impressive results for TSG primarily in the beauty, food and beverage areas. Panos, who joined the 23-year-old firm in 1998, spoke with Knowledge@Wharton about the company's strategy, why it favors family-owned businesses, where to f
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Ozark. Alabama Land Use Plan
This document is a city plan for Ozark, Ala. dated October 25, 2007. Contents: Introduction to the plan -- Citywide development concept -- Major development components -- Green infrastructure -- Gateways, centers and corridors -- Neighborhoods -- The use of land -- Implementing the plan -- Conclusion.
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Aerial view of Mt. Baldy and Claremont
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Author(s): Cooper, Loyd (photographer)

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Football mascot, Pomona College
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Citrus grove
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Road to the train station
Four women with luggage walk along a dirt road to the Claremont train station in 1901. The spire of Sumner Hall is visible in the background.
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Road to the train station
Several people walk along the dirt road in front of the Du Vall building (on the northeast corner of First Street and Harvard Avenue) on the way to the Claremont train station.
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Road to Glendora
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Road beyond Azusa
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Six Young Women Pose with Their Bicycles
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East Parade
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Seacroft Industrial Estate Aerial View
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Easterly Road
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Seacroft Industrial Estate Aerial View
Un-Dated. This view shows a small industrial estate off the Ring road and along Limewood Approach. There is a bus depot and several factories set among cultivated fields. Farm buildings can be seen on the other side of the Ring Road.
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National Benzole Depot Aerial View
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Dib Lane Widening
30th November 1927. Taken during the widening scheme this view shows a yard off the dirt road. It contains a large collection of wooden sheds of various designs and states of repair. The yard is enclosed by a wooden fence. In the background are several large, mature trees.
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Forgrove Machinery Co Ltd
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Dewsbury Road
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Dyer Street
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Prostate Cancer Screening Decision Making Under Controversy: Implications for Health Promotion Pract
Prostate cancer is a major health problem for U.S. men and is characterized by paradoxes and controversies. Despite the wide availability of the prostate-specific antigen (PSA) test, prostate cancer screening remains a controversial practice mainly because the direct impact of screening on mortality is not yet proven. As the relative value of screening, early detection, and treatment strategies continue to be debated, glaring racial-ethnic disparities persist with African American men experienci
Author(s): Gwede, Clement K.,McDermott, Robert J.

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How Government is Unraveling Civilization by Force
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Questions sur la démocratie - M. Canto-Sperber, JF Copé, P. Ndiaye, G. Fraisse, C. Tasca

Date anniversaire du Serment du Jeu de Paume, session finale dans la salle de l'Opéra
Royal du château de Versailles.
Questions sur la démocratie
Table ronde, animée par Yves Michaud
Monique Canto-Sperber, philosophe (philosophie morale et politique), directrice de
l'Ecole Normale Supérieure.
Jean-François Copé, Président du groupe UMP à l'Assemblée nationale.
Pap NDiaye, professeur à l'EHESS, historien des minorités en France et
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