Quantitative Analysis of Historical Data

Spring 2013

HIST 5031

Quantitative Analysis of Historical Data

Mark Thomas

This course will introduce students to the main techniques of historical quantitative methods.  Topics include sampling, data coding, non-parametric methods, and regression techniques.  The main text will be Feinstein and Thomas, Making History Count.  Students will not need any mathematical skills beyond basic algebra.

Corcoran Department of History
University of Virginia
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Charlottesville, VA 22904

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