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Unformatted text preview: * Observing hospital staff * Rosenhan: Hearing voices ("empty, dull, thud"), admitted, then acted normal; never detected as sane * Become a permanent fixture * 1960, Dr. Jane Goodall living with chimpanzee; making tools,wage war, social grooming; language Secondary Records Research * Causes of anorexia in young women * Diaries - The Body Project by Joan Jacobs Brumberg * Causes of shark attacks (hospital records) * violent behavior of sport fans (newspapers) Naturalistic Observations Advantages 1. behavior is natural 2. a must method for studying some phenomena 3. good for exploratory research ex. Konrad Lorenz 1973 imprinting - never erased Critical Period: 12-16 hrs after birth * cling to first adult...
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This note was uploaded on 11/04/2008 for the course PSYCH 1101 taught by Professor Maas, j during the Fall '06 term at Cornell University (Engineering School).
- Fall '06
- MAAS, J