Doing Psychology Experiments
Learn how to design, execute, interpret, and report on simple psychology experiments! David W. Martin blends humor, clear instruction, and solid scholarship to make this concise text a perfect introduction to research methods in psychology. DOING PSYCHOLOGY EXPERIMENTS guides you through the experimentation process in a step-by-step manner. Martin emphasizes the decision-making aspects of research, as well as the logic behind research procedures. He also devotes two separate chapters to many of the ethical questions that confront new experimenters giving you a complete introduction to the psychology laboratory.
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01 level Abstracts aggressive American Psychological Association animals assignment assumptions baseline experiment basic behavior body of knowledge called caused Chapter cheating choose circumstances coefficient confounding variable correlation counterbalancing critical values demand characteristics dent variable dependent descriptive statistics determine difference discussed distribution effect eliminate example experimental ideas experimental psychology experimental report experimenter bias factorial experiment Figure frequency graph human hypothesis iment independent variable inference inferential inferential statistical interactions internal validity interpret Intervol investigators journal listed Mann-Whitney measure normal distribution number of scores number of subjects observed operations outcome performance possible posttest predict pretest probably problem procedure Psychological Abstracts quasi-experimental design questions random random variable relationship response samples scientific scientists statistical tests statistically significant Suppose Test Group theory threats to internal Toble treatment voridble within-subject design words