Date: Thu, 18 May 2006 17:29:31 +0200
Reply-To: Marta García-Granero
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From: Marta García-Granero
Organization: Asesoría Bioestadística
Subject: Re: Chi Square Test for Trend
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The NIST book (mentioned by Paul) is a good source (I use it quite
often), and you can take a look at SPSS help too, Cochran test is well
explained. A good explanation of Cochran-Armitage test can be found at
Alan Agresti (2002), Categorical Data Analysis (2nd Ed), pp 181-2,
John Wiley & Sons.
SPR> Do you google?
SPR> If this doesn't take up too much time, would you be able to
SPR> give me a brief description of (a)the Cochran test and (b) the
SPR> Cochran-Armitage test that you mentioned. Nothing in-depth, but
SPR> I'm just interested to know how they differ since you mentioned
SPR> that they are very different. I've had a look around but can
SPR> only seem to find info on the Cochran-Armitage test.