Research Methods In Psychology / Edition 6

Research Methods In Psychology / Edition 6

by John J. Shaughnessy, Eugene B. Zechmeister, Jeanne S. Zechmeister
     
 

ISBN-10: 0072494468

ISBN-13: 9780072494464

Pub. Date: 07/16/2002

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

Accessible and interesting,Shaughnessy,/Zechmeister emphasizes problem solving and provides coverage of descriptive,experimental,and applied research methods. With statistical principles integrated throughout,the text provides students with a thorough introduction to a wide array of methods applied to different research situations.  See more details below

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Accessible and interesting,Shaughnessy,/Zechmeister emphasizes problem solving and provides coverage of descriptive,experimental,and applied research methods. With statistical principles integrated throughout,the text provides students with a thorough introduction to a wide array of methods applied to different research situations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780072494464
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
07/16/2002
Edition description:
6TH
Pages:
560
Product dimensions:
7.50(w) x 9.40(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Pt. IGeneral Issues1
1Introduction3
2Ethical Issues in the Conduct of Psychological Research38
Pt. IIDescriptive Methods77
3Observation79
4Correlational Research: Surveys118
5Unobtrusive Measures of Behavior158
Pt. IIIExperimental Methods187
6Independent-Groups Designs189
7Repeated Measures Designs239
8Complex Designs268
Pt. IVApplied Research303
9Single-Case Research Designs305
10Quasi-Experimental Designs and Program Evaluation338
Appendix AStatistical Methods380
Appendix BQuestionnaire Construction423
Appendix CCommunication in Psychology435
Glossary485
References493
Acknowledgements509
Name Index514
Subject Index519

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