Research Methods in Psychology: Investigating Human Behavior

Research Methods in Psychology: Investigating Human Behavior

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The Second Edition of Paul G. Nestor and Russell K. Schutta€™s successful and unique Research Methods in Psychology: Investigating Human Behavior draws from substantive research stories to illustrate how research is presented while systematically unifying the entire research process within a conceptual framework. This accessible text examines engaging research studies and examples, considering research ethics throughout. a€œThis is a great text that emphasizes the important concepts within research methods. The resources are excellent; they incorporate up-to-date research and technology and introduce the student to empirical articles, and the information is presented in a way that challenges the student to apply the material.a€ a€”Maria Pacella, Kent State University a€œThe text is comprehensive. It covers a wide variety of information without being overwhelming. This is a very good textbook for an introductory course in research methods. I like that its focus is on psychological research specifically.a€ a€”Angela M. Heads, Prairie View AaM UniversityChapter 10 presents descriptive and inferential statistics in the context ofreal-life studies. ... which includes a separate piece set off in the Stat Corner, a€œScientific Misconduct in Psychology: Is Replication the Answer? ... notes, sample syllabi, video and web resources, and links to SAGE journal articles with accompanying questions. ... ANSWER KEY: (1) b; (2) c; (3) Research Methods in Psychology xvi.

Title:Research Methods in Psychology: Investigating Human Behavior
Author:Paul G. Nestor, Russell K. Schutt
Publisher:SAGE Publications - 2014-03-12


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