Chapter 2

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Published on 4 Oct 2011
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UTSC
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Psychology
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PSYB01H3
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Research Methods in Psychology-Investigating Human Behavior
Chapter 2-The Foundations of Psychological Research
FACIAL EXPRESSIONS OF EMOTION
Experimental
Non-Experimental
The Goals of Science
Description
Explanation
Practical Knowledge
Sources of Research Ideas
Starting With Observation
Starting With Theory
Literature
Searching the Literature
Let the Searcher Beware
Research Strategies
Inductive Research
Deductive Research
The Research Circle
Substance of Psychological Research
Facial Expression and Emotion
Creating Independent and Dependent Variables
Evaluating With Statistics
How to Read Scientific Literature
What Does it all Mean?
Professional Review
Literature Review
Conclusions