Handbook of Research Methods in Experimental Psychology / Edition 1

Handbook of Research Methods in Experimental Psychology / Edition 1

by Stephen F. Davis, Stephen F. Davis
     
 

ISBN-10: 0631226494

ISBN-13: 9780631226499

Pub. Date: 07/15/2003

Publisher: Wiley

The Handbook of Research Methods in Experimental Psychology presents a comprehensive and contemporary treatment of research methodologies used in experimental psychology.

  • Places experimental psychology in historical context, investigates the changing nature of research methodology, experimental design, and analytic procedures, and features

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Overview

The Handbook of Research Methods in Experimental Psychology presents a comprehensive and contemporary treatment of research methodologies used in experimental psychology.

  • Places experimental psychology in historical context, investigates the changing nature of research methodology, experimental design, and analytic procedures, and features research in selected content areas.
  • Provides an excellent source of potential research ideas for advanced undergraduate and beginning graduate students.
  • Illustrates the range of research methodologies used in experimental psychology.
  • Contains contributions written by leading researchers.
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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780631226499
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
07/15/2003
Series:
Blackwell Handbooks of Research Methods in Psychology Series
Pages:
520
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.10(h) x 1.80(d)

Table of Contents

List of Contributors
Pt. IHistorical Roots and Future Trends1
1Psychology's Experimental Foundations3
2Current and Future Trends in Experimental Psychology24
Pt. IIResearch Designs, Methodological Issues, and Analytic Procedures39
3Traditional Nomothetic Approaches41
4Traditional Idiographic Approaches: Small-N Research Designs66
5The Importance of Effect Magnitude83
6The Changing Face of Research Methods106
7Ethical Issues in Psychological Research with Human Participants127
8Research with Animals151
9Cross-cultural Research189
Pt. IIISelected Content Areas209
10Comparative Psychology211
11Animal Learning and Animal Cognition241
12Sensation and Perception Research Methods263
13Taste285
14Olfaction: Recent Advances in Learning about Odors299
15Physiological Psychology: Biological and Behavioral Outcomes of Exercise323
16Research Methods in Human Memory346
17Research Methods in Cognition365
18Motivation389
19Audition413
20Psychophysics441
Subject Index470
Name Index486

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