Welcome to the companion site for the course *LFIAL2260 - Statistics for linguistics*.

The slides for the classes are available for download here:

- Topic 1: Introduction: Statistics for linguistics, R, Rstudio, and using R as a calculator
- Topic 2: Distributions and basic descriptive statistics for quantitative variables
- Topic 3: Exploring qualitative variables
- Topic 4: Comparing the central tendency of two groups
- Topic 5: Correlations
- Topic 6: Associations between qualitative variables

A version of the slides rendered as Word documents can be found here so can you take notes more easily:

- Lab 1: Objects, vectors, and basic mathematics
- Lab 2: Data frames, measures of central tendency, measures of dispersion, and distributions
- Lab 3: Data frames (recap), normal distribution and outliers (recap), and exploring qualitative variables
- Lab 4: Comparing the central tendency of two groups
- Lab 5: Correlations
- Lab 6: Associations between qualitative variables

- Baayen, R. H. (2008).
*Analyzing Linguistic Data: A Practical Introduction to Statistics Using R.*Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. - Gries, S. Th. (2009).
*Quantitative corpus linguistics with R.*Berlin/Boston, MA: De Gruyter.

- Gries, S. Th. (2013).
*Statistics for linguistics with R.*Berlin/Boston, MA: De Gruyter.

- Levshina, N. (2015).
*How to do linguistics with R.*Amsterdam/Philadelphia, PA: John Benjamins.

- Urdan, T. C. (2010).
*Statistics in plain English.*New York, NY: Routledge.

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