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ERIC Number: EJ608789
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-1098-6065
Controversies around the Role of Statistical Tests in Experimental Research.
Batanero, Carmen
Mathematical Thinking and Learning, v2 n1-2 p75-97 2000
Describes the logic of statistical testing in the Fisher and Neyman-Pearson approaches. Reviews some common misinterpretations of basic concepts behind statistical tests. Analyzes the philosophical and psychological issues that can contribute to these misinterpretations. Suggests possible ways in which statistical education might contribute to the better understanding and application of statistical inference. (Contains 53 references.) (Author/ASK)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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