SPSS For Dummies (2nd Edition) : Need to analyze some data? SPSS is your statistical friend - let it crunch the numbers! Surprise - this book is not about statistics. It's about using SPSS to calculate statistics for you! Here are step-by-step procedures you can follow to see how SPSS operates and start using it with your own data. You'll be able to enter data, produce graphs, use the statistical methods built into SPSS to generate the numbers you need, and much more. Use SPSS to identify business risks and opportunities. Install SPSS and set up the options to serve your needs. Instruct SPSS to collect data from a database or another file, or type it in yourself. Export the results of your analysis for use in a database, Web page, Excel worksheet, or Word document. Create bar graphs, line charts, scatterplots, pie charts, histograms, and others. Learn different ways SPSS can crunch numbers and how to get the analysis you're looking for. Customize SPSS with Command Syntax or create new scripts with Python. Protect your data and make regular backups. NOTE: This is a Scratch and Dent book and may have noticeable dents, scratches and various other cosmetic issues as well as torn or missing dust jacket. These items are only guaranteed to be structurally complete and readable and therefore are sold as is.