Chapter 4 part 2 notes

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Approaches to Psychological Measurement Chapter 4 part 2
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Types of Measures 1. Observational Methods 1. Physiological Measures 1. Self-Report Measures 1. Archival Methods
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Reliability of Observational Methods The most important type of reliability in observational methods is interrater reliability This requires: Clear and precise operational definitions of the behaviors to be observed Researcher must be thoroughly and consistently trained
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Physiological Measures Based upon the modern assumption that all behavior, thought, and emotion is a product of neurological processes in the brain Four basic types of physiological measures: 1) Neural activity 2) Autonomic Nervous System (ANS) 3) Blood analyses 4) Specialized physiological responses
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EEG
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MRI
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PET scans
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Self-Report Measures Two most common forms: Questionnaires Interviews The primary distinction is whether the questions are read by the participant or asked by the researcher and responded to orally by the participant
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This note was uploaded on 03/30/2008 for the course PSYC 2094 taught by Professor Trcunningham during the Fall '07 term at Virginia Tech.

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