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Module Reading List

Advanced Statistics, 2021/22, Semester 1
Dr Rupert Quinnell
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Beckerman AP & Petchey OL (2012) Getting started with R : an introduction for biologists, £20 paperback or cheaper as an ebook. An excellent introductory book.


Crawley MJ (2005) Statistics : an introduction using R Wiley, £30. Another excellent introductory book. Free to read online.

Crawley, MJ (2013) The R Book, £55 hardback. The best reference book, with good explanations of many statistical methods. 

Zuur, AF et al. (2009) Mixed effects models and extensions in ecology with R . Springer, £54 hardback.   An advanced but user-friendly guide with lots of worked examples.

Gelman A & Hill J (2007)  Data analysis using regression and multilevel/hierarchical models / Hierarchical Modelling. Cambridge, £28. In-depth guide to multilevel models, starting from GLMs and leading into Bayesian methods, all using R.   

This list was last updated on 08/01/2013