# Basic Statistics for the Behavioral and Social Sciences Using R

- Author : Wendy Zeitlin
- Publsiher : Oxford University Press
- Release : 25 February 2019
- ISBN : 9780190620202
- Page : 352 pages
- Rating : 4/5 from 21 voters

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