Experimental Psychology Understanding Psychology Research (with InfoTrac)

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  • Edition: 8th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2004-07-19
  • Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing
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Part One: FUNDAMENTALS OF RESEARCH. 1. Explanation in Scientific Psychology. 2. Research Techniques: Observation and Correlation. 3. Research Techniques: Experiments. 4. Ethics in Psychological Research. 5. How to Read and Write Research Reports. Part Two: PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICES OF EXPERIMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY. 6. Psychophysics. 7. Perception. 8. Attention and Reaction Time. 9. Conditioning and Learning. 10. Remembering and Forgetting. 11. Thinking and Problem Solving. 12. Individual Differences and Development. 13. Social Psychology. 14. Environmental Psychology. 15. Human Factors. Appendix A: Experimental Psychology: A Historical Sketch. Appendix B: Statistical Reasoning: An Introduction. Appendix C: Statistical Tables.

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Fundamentals of Research
Explanation in Scientific Psychology
Research Techniques: Observation and Correlation
Research Techniques: Experiments
Ethics in Psychological Research
How to Read and Write Research Reports
Principles and Practices of Experimental Psychology
Attention and Reaction Time
Conditioning and Learning
Remembering and Forgetting
Thinking and Problem Solving
Individual Differences and Development
Social Psychology
Environmental Psychology
Human Factors
Experimental Psychology: A Historical Sketch
Statistical Reasoning: An Introduction
Statistical Tables
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