Methods in Behavioral Research

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McGraw-Hill, Nov 12, 2008 - Psychology - 432 pages
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Methods in Behavioral Research has achieved its market-leading position with its concise and strategic approach to methodological decision making. Combining helpful pedagogy and rich examples, Cozby's tenth edition again incorporates learning objectives, illustrative graphics, and activities to increase student involvement. Highlights of the new edition include a broader introduction of different research techniques in Chapter 4, extensive revision of the “validity of measurements” section, and updated structural equations models.

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As far as research methods texts go, this one is short and basic and easy to understand. It's perfect for undergraduates who just need to know the fundamentals of scientific research methods and not every possible obscure research design. Read full review

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One of the better research methods books I've read. I think I'll be using it for my class this Fall. Read full review

Contents

SCIENTIFIC UNDERSTANDING OF BEHAVIOR
1
4f WHERE TO START
16
41 ETHICAL RESEARCH
37
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Paul C. Cozby is Professor of Psychology at California State University, Fullerton. He received his Ph.D. in Psychology from the University of Minnesota and B.A. from the University of California, Riverside. He is a fellow of the American Psychological Association and has been an officer of the Society for Computers in Psychology. He is coauthor of "Research Methods in Human Development" (McGraw-Hill). He is currently studying learning in a distance education environment.

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