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Religious Fundamentalism and Optimism

Religious Fundamentalism and Optimism

Created by David C. Howell of the University of Vermont, this example is designed to test whether religiosity is correlated with optimism. The page describes the study, has a link to the data set, and describes the method of analysis. Analysis includes ANOVA and regression. The author employs use of graphs, charts and mathematical formulas to best illustrate his point. Additionally, he provides links to external resources for those wishing to further study these methods. Overall, this is a unique study using different statistical methods.


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