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Re: st: Elementary texts


From   Maarten buis <maartenbuis@yahoo.co.uk>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: Elementary texts
Date   Sat, 19 May 2007 23:04:55 +0100 (BST)

--- Brendan Halpin <brendan.halpin@ul.ie> wrote:
> I'm proposing to teach elementary to intermediate quantitative
> methods to social science graduate students, via Stata, next
> autumn.
> 
> This involves a radical departure from "that other package" and I
> really need a suitable text to go with it. Kohler & Kreuter's "Data
> Analysis using Stata" and Acock's "Gentle Introduction" both seem
> attractive. 
> 
> Could I please solicit experiences and attitudes, other
> suggestions?

When I am helping people to get started with Stata I usually let them
go through chapter 2 of (Long and Freese 2006). 

Hope this helps,
Maarten

J. Scott Long and Jeremy Freese (2006) "Regression Models for
Categorical Dependent Variables Using Stata", 2nd Edition. College
Station, Stata-press. 


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Department of Social Research Methodology
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Boelelaan 1081
1081 HV Amsterdam
The Netherlands

visiting address:
Buitenveldertselaan 3 (Metropolitan), room Z434

+31 20 5986715

http://home.fsw.vu.nl/m.buis/
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