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8 useful SPSS online resources http://www.dummies.com/education/math/statistics/8-useful-spss-online-resources/


from wikipedia

SPSS Statistics is a statistical software suite developed by IBM for data management, advanced analytics, multivariate analysisbusiness intelligence, and criminal investigation. Long produced by SPSS Inc., it was acquired by IBM in 2009. Current versions (post 2015) have the brand name: IBM SPSS Statistics.

The software name originally stood for Statistical Package for the Social Sciences (SPSS), reflecting the original market, then later changed to Statistical Product and Service Solutions

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Subscription plan 99 USD per user per month
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GNU PSPP is a program for statistical analysis of sampled data. It is a free as in freedom replacement for the proprietary program SPSS, and appears very similar to it with a few exceptions.





if you want to change the interface language, open the folder "C:\Program Files\PSPP\share\locale" to rename the default language folder.

the default language is Chinese (based on the language of operation system), I wan to choose English as the interface language.



 books on SPSS:https://www.douban.com/doulist/45508075/

  1. Collier, J. (2009). Using SPSS Syntax: A Beginner’s Guide. SAGE.
  2. Coolican, H. (2019). Research Methods and Statistics in Psychology (7th). Routledge.
  3. Dancey, C. P., & Reidy, J. (2020). Statistics Without Maths for Psychology (8th). Pearson.
  4. Field, A. (2009). Discovering Statistics Using SPSS (3rd). SAGE.
  5. Field, A. (2017). Discovering Statistics Using IBM SPSS Statistics (5th). SAGE.
  6. George, D., & Mallery, P. (2022). IBM SPSS Statistics 27 Step by Step: A Simple Guide and Reference (17th). Routledge.
  7. Howitt, D., & Cramer, D. (2017). Understanding Statistics in Psychology with SPSS (7th). Pearson.
  8. Roni, S. M., & Djajadikerta, H. G. (2021). Data Analysis with SPSS for Survey-based Research. Springer. 
  9. Sarstedt, M., & Mooi, E. (2019). A Concise Guide to Market Research: The Process, Data, and Methods Using IBM SPSS Statistics (3rd). Springer. 
  10. Singh Kaurav, R. P., Gursoy, D., & Chowdhary, N. (2021). An SPSS Guide for Tourism, Hospitality and Events Researchers. Routledge.
  11. Verma, J. P. (2016). Sports Research with Analytical Solution using SPSS . Wiley.
  12. Coolican, H. (2019). Research Methods and Statistics in Psychology (7th). Routledge.