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

ISBN-13: 9780205859078

ISBN-10: 0205859070

Author: Randolph A. Smith, Stephen F Davis

Edition: 6

Publication date:
2012
Publisher:
Pearson
Format:
Hardcover 456 pages
Category:
Psychology
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Acknowledged author Randolph A. Smith 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 4 stars and was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price of $65.85 or rent at the marketplace.


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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