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Research Methods in Psychology - New Zealand Edition

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Paul C. Price, California State University

Rajiv S. Jhangiani, Kwantlen Polytechnic University

Copyright Year: 2018

Publisher: Saylor Foundation

Language: English

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Reviewed by Sharlene Fedorowicz, Adjunct Professor, Bridgewater State University on 6/30/20

The chapters in this book are comprehensive and pertinent to a research methods class in psychology. The qualitative methodologies discussed in the book are thorough and provide pertinent examples and bolded terms. Some chapters include a distinct... read more

Table of Contents

  • Chapter 1: The Science of Psychology
  • Chapter 2: Getting Started in Research
  • Chapter 3: Research Ethics
  • Chapter 4: Theory in Psychology
  • Chapter 5: Psychological Measurement
  • Chapter 6: Experimental Research
  • Chapter 7: Non-experimental Research
  • Chapter 8: Complex Research Designs
  • Chapter 9: Survey Research
  • Chapter 10: Single-Subject Research
  • Chapter 11: Presenting Your Research
  • Chapter 12: Descriptive Statistics
  • Chapter 13: Inferential Statistics

About the Book

This textbook is an adaptation of the Research Methods in Psychology that is available on this site in US and Canadian editions. This New Zealand edition is an adaptation to the New Zealand context. The main changes are in Chapters 1 and 3 and the spelling, grammar, and terminology are changed throughout. This textbook is adopted at the University of Waikato in our 200-level research methods in psychology class.

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Authors

Paul C. Price, California State University

Rajiv S. Jhangiani, Kwantlen Polytechnic University