|Full Title:||Statistics for Linguists|
|Location:||University of Huddersfield, United Kingdom|
|Start Date:||14-Jun-2012 - 15-Jun-2012|
|Meeting Email:||click here to access email|
Statistics for Linguists
Date: 14-15 June 2012
Location: University of Huddersfield
This is a two day workshop led by Professor Chris Butler and focused on teaching the basics of statistics for linguistic analysis. No prior knowledge of statistics is assumed. Topics covered include: research design, qualitative and quantitative methods, descriptive statistics, hypothesis testing, and parametric and non parametric tests.
Workshop leader: Professor Chris Butler
Chris Butler is known internationally for his work in theoretical and descriptive linguistics. Currently Visiting Professor of Quantitative and Functional Linguistics at the University of Huddersfield, he also holds honorary appointments at the universities of Leeds and Swansea, and was formerly Professor of Linguistics at the University College of Ripon and York St John (now York St John University). Prior to that he taught for almost 20 years at the University of Nottingham. He has a background in both linguistics and biochemistry and among his major publications are Statistics in Linguistics and Structure and Function: A Guide to Three Major Structural-Functional Theories, a major research monograph of two volumes.
The cost of registration is £71.00.
For more details, visit the conference webpage: http://www.hud.ac.uk/src/conferences/
|Linguistic Subfield:||General Linguistics|
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