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Author Zuur, Alain F., author

Title A beginner's guide to generalized additive models with R / Alain F. Zuur
Published Newburgh, Scotland : Highland Statistics Ltd., [2012]
©2012

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Description xii, 196 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Review of multiple linear regression -- Introduction to additive models using deep-sea fisheries data -- Technical aspects of GAM using pelagic bioluminescent organisms -- Introducing generalized additive models using deep-sea fishery data -- Additive modelling applied on stable isotope ratios of ocean squid -- Generalized additive models applied on northern gannets -- Generalized additive models applied on parasites of Argentine hake
Summary A practical handbook for non-statisticians using biological studies of real-world analysis to help with the shortest path to comprehension of a statistical techniques without delving into extensive mathematical detail through programming such as, R
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 185-188) and index
Subject Random walks (Mathematics)
Linear models (Statistics)
R (Computer program language) -- Mathematical models
Ecology -- Statistical methods
Generalized estimating equations
ISBN 9780957174122 (pbk.)
0957174128 (pbk.)
Other Titles Generalized additive models with R