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Author Mitchell, Mark L.
Title Research design explained / Mark L. Mitchell, Janina M. Jolley.
Published Australia ; Belmont, CA : Wadsworth Cengage Learning, c2013.
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 Floor2  BF76.5 .M57 2013    IN LIBRARY
Edition 8th ed.
Description xxiii, 723 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Science, psychology and you -- Validity and ethics : can we know, should we know, and can we afford not to know? -- Generating and refining research hypotheses -- Reading, reviewing, and replicating research -- Measuring and manipulating variables : reliability and validity -- Beyond reliability and validity : the best measure for your study -- Introduction to descriptive methods and correlational research -- Survey research -- Internal validity -- The simple experiment -- Expanding the simple experiment : the multi-group experiment -- Expanding the experiment : factorial designs -- Matched pairs, within-subjects, and mixed designs -- Single-n designs and quasi-experiments -- Putting it all together : writing research proposals and reports.
Subject Psychology -- Research -- Methodology.
Psychology, Experimental -- Research -- Methodology.
Related Names Jolley, Janina M.
Alternate Title Research design
ISBN 9781133049838
OCLC number 748330214