Textbook Notes (368,665)
Canada (162,054)
Psychology (2,981)
PSY100H1 (1,831)
Chapter

PSY100H1 Intro Psychology

2 Pages
115 Views
Unlock Document

Department
Psychology
Course
PSY100H1
Professor
Dan Dolderman
Semester
Winter

Description
thJanuary 19 2010 PSYCH LECTURE 3 Relationship correlationoverlap statistical distributional Testing a Hypothesisdoes violence media affect behaviour Limitations ie stimulate an environment Testing hypothesis introduces methods and mythological flaws scientific thinking occurs in two levels a conceptual levelmake methods concrete what you think is happening b operational levelRelation between media exposure and behaviourlongitudinal relationship positive advantagepremeasures of media exposure B Experiment with violent behaviour manipulation Testing what you observe ie self esteem self report scale ex I feel like a failureDemonstrates how people respond the scaleViolent behaviourobservation taken from a scale measurement scale Operationalizationis the process of taking ones pure theoretical construct and figuring out how to represent it through some sort of measurement deviceBased on a theory Measurement scales so repetitive Because for each item you dont really know how well it actually reflects the construct youre trying to measure Eg social norms re energy conservationYou need to find convergent evidence asked several questionsI
More Less

Related notes for PSY100H1

Log In


OR

Join OneClass

Access over 10 million pages of study
documents for 1.3 million courses.

Sign up

Join to view


OR

By registering, I agree to the Terms and Privacy Policies
Already have an account?
Just a few more details

So we can recommend you notes for your school.

Reset Password

Please enter below the email address you registered with and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Add your courses

Get notes from the top students in your class.


Submit