The Psychologist as Detective: An Introduction to Conducting Research in Psychology (6th Edition)

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ISBN-13: 9780205859078
ISBN-10: 0205859070
Edition: 6
Author: Randolph A. Smith, Stephen F Davis
Publication date: 2012
Publisher: Pearson
Format: Hardcover 456 pages
Category: Psychology
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ISBN-13: 9780205859078
ISBN-10: 0205859070
Edition: 6
Author: Randolph A. Smith, Stephen F Davis
Publication date: 2012
Publisher: Pearson
Format: Hardcover 456 pages
Category: Psychology

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Acknowledged authors Randolph A. Smith , Stephen F Davis wrote The Psychologist as Detective: An Introduction to Conducting Research in Psychology (6th Edition) comprising 456 pages back in 2012. Textbook and eTextbook are published under ISBN 0205859070 and 9780205859078. Since then The Psychologist as Detective: An Introduction to Conducting Research in Psychology (6th Edition) textbook received total rating of 3.5 stars and was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price of $ 87.75 or rent at the marketplace.

Description

Understanding psychological research by finding a problem, discovering the clues, and evaluating the evidence.

The Psychologist as Detectives introduces students to the research process. The authors treat psychological research as a detective case in which a problem is presented, clues are discovered, evidence is evaluated, and a report is prepared for consideration by peers.

Learning Goals

Upon completing this book, readers will be able to:

  • Think critically about research and research methods
  • Analyze research as a problem solving procedure
  • Develop research skills by looking at examples of research studies
  • Evaluate evidence from a research study and prepare a report or summary of the case

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