Introduction to the Student Study Site

This site is intended to enhance your use of Research Methods and Statistics for Public and Nonprofit Administrators: A Practical Guide by Masami Nishishiba, Matthew Jones, and Mariah Kraner. Please note that all the materials on this site are especially geared toward maximizing your understanding of the material.

The following materials are available on this site:

General Resources

Sample Data Sets
Sample data sets are provided for students to utilize SPSS and their knowledge gained.

Sample Result Write Ups
Result sample write-ups are provided to use as examples of real student write-ups of research findings after applying methods explained in the text.


We gratefully acknowledge Masami Nishishiba, Matthew Jones, and Mariah Kraner for writing an excellent text and for their involvement in creating, reviewing, and editing the assets on this site. Special thanks are also due to Jillian Girard for her involvement in creating the ancillaries on this site.

Authors: Masami Nishishiba, Matthew Jones and Mariah Kraner

Pub Date: September 2013

Pages: 392

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