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Psychologist as Detective

An Introduction to Conducting Research in Psychology

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The Psychologist as Detective: An Introduction to Conducting Research in Psychology by Randolph A. Smith
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For undergraduate courses in Experimental Psychology, Research Methods, or Experimental Design. This text conveys the excitement of research methodology through a lively, conversational style. To make the study of the research process interactive and accessible, student-focused features and critical thinking activities are integrated throughout the text. Actual student research appears in each chapter to increase relevance and heighten student interest.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: The Science of Psychology Chapter 2: Research Ideas, Critiquing Research, and Hypotheses Chapter 3: Ethics in Psychological Research Chapter 4: Nonexperimental Methods I: Descriptive Methods, Qualitative Research, and Correlational Studies Chapter 5: Nonexperimental Methods II: Ex Post Facto Studies, Surveys and Questionnaires, Sampling, and Basic Research Strategies Chapter 6: The Basics of Experimentation I: Variables and Control Chapter 7: The Basics of Experimentation II: Final Considerations, Unanticipated Influences, and Cross-Cultural Issues Chapter 8: Internal and External Validity Chapter 9: Using Statistics to Answer Questions Chapter 10: Designing, Conducting, Analyzing, and Interpreting Experiments with Two Groups Chapter 11: Designing, Conducting, Analyzing, and Interpreting Experiments with More than Two Groups Chapter 12: Designing, Conducting, Analyzing, and Interpreting Experiments with Multiple Independent Variables Chapter 13: Alternative Research Designs Chapter 14: Writing and Assembling an APA-format Research Report
Release date NZ
April 11th, 2006
Country of Publication
United States
Edition
4th Revised edition
Illustrations
Illustrations
Imprint
Prentice Hall
Pages
480
Dimensions
194x239x25
ISBN-13
9780132277310
Product ID
2059071

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