Methods in Behavioral Research

Methods in Behavioral Research

by Sandra Noll Hammond

Hardcover(2nd ed)



Methods in Behavioral Research has achieved its market-leading position with its concise and strategic approach to methodological decision making. Combining helpful pedagogy and rich examples, Cozby's tenth edition again incorporates learning objectives, illustrative graphics, and activities to increase student involvement. Highlights of the new edition include a broader introduction of different research techniques in Chapter 4, extensive revision of the “validity of measurements” section, and updated structural equations models.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780874845211
Publisher: Mayfield Publishing Company
Publication date: 10/28/1981
Edition description: 2nd ed
Pages: 151

Table of Contents

1. Scientific Understanding of Behavior

2. Where to Start

3. Ethical Research

4. Studying Behavior

5. Measurement Concepts

6. Observational Methods

7. Asking People About Themselves: Survey Research

8. Experimental Design

9. Conducting Experiments

10. Complex Experimental Designs

11. Quasi-Experimental and Single-Participant Designs

12. Understanding Research Results: Description and Correlation

13. Understanding Research Results: Statistical Inference

14. Generalizing Results
Appendix A: Writing Research Reports
Appendix B: Statistical Tests
Appendix C: Statistical Tables
Appendix D: Constructing a Latin Square

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