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Unformatted text preview: ~ usually involve observations or recollecions of the experiences of people in tier natural environment ~ take us a step closer to undersanding the causes of a phenomenon because they asses the relation between two or more variables. However, bad side: they are typically open to criticisms bsed on potential confounds so researchers must measure and statistically control for confounds but you cant control for every concievalbe confound ever so it is excessively difficult. Study questions page 174: 1. wha specific steps should you take to ensure that case studies are scientific? Whats the difference between a census and a survey? Distinguish between: Person confounds Environmental confounds Operational confounds How do each threaten validity of a research study? Make vocab list for this chapter. Make basic outline....
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This note was uploaded on 05/03/2008 for the course PSYCH 200 taught by Professor Wetzel during the Spring '08 term at Rhodes.
- Spring '08