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Essential Research Methods in Psychology
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Essential Research Methods in Psychology

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April 2022 | 352 pages | SAGE Publications Ltd

Want to master research methods in psychology? Look no further!

Written with new students in mind, this book will help you understand and apply research methods to every part of your degree. It will help you develop your critical and analytical skills by making features of key issues such as ethics and cultural context. It aims to entertain with interesting facts, and will enhance your understanding with examples of real studies.

Other features include:

  • Schoolkid errors
  • Ignoble awards
  • Whoa there!

and are all designed to make the study of methods enjoyable and easy. 

 
CHAPTER 1. PSYCHOLOGICAL RESEARCH: DOING THE RIGHT THING?
 
CHAPTER 2. EXPERIMENTAL METHODS
 
CHAPTER 3. SURVEY METHODS
 
CHAPTER 4. NEUROSCIENTIFIC METHODS
 
CHAPTER 5. RANDOMISED CONTROLLED TRIALS
 
CHAPTER 6. INTERVIEWS
 
CHAPTER 7. FOCUS GROUPS
 
CHAPTER 8. NATURALLY OCCURRING DATA
 
CHAPTER 9. VISUAL METHODS
 
CHAPTER 10. COMBINING TWO METHODS: INTERVIEWS AND PSYCHOMETRICS
 
CHAPTER 11: REPERTORY GRIDS
 
CHAPTER 12. CASE STUDIES
 
CHAPTER 13. BEHAVIOURAL OBSERVATIONS

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