Research Methods in Psychology
Evaluating a World of Information
An engaging text that helps students develop the skills they need for critically examining their world.
Research Methods in Psychology: Evaluating a World of Information acknowledges that many psychology majors pursue careers in which they need to read and understand research rather than actually conduct research. Therefore, while students still learn the skills necessary to design research, the book emphasizes the quantitative reasoning skills students need to become systematic and critical consumers of information. Examples from a variety of sources capture students’ interest, and the innovative pedagogical framework ensures that students will retain and be able to apply what they learn.
- October 2011
- 7.5 × 9.1 in
/ 592 pages
- Territory Rights: Worldwide
Ebook, Online Version
Ebook, Downloadable Version
Over Half a Million Copies Sold--an Honest-to-Goodness BestsellerMore
Methods of Discovery is organized around strategies for deepening arguments in order to find the best ways to study social phenomena.More
The acclaimed social psychologist offers an insider’s look at his research and groundbreaking findings on stereotypes and identity.More