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Unformatted text preview: Research Methods, Fall 2008 Professor Molly Millwood Critical Review of Journal Article: Assignment Details Due Date: Friday, November 21 15 points possible Criteria for the Article Itself • Must be from a psychological (not social work, education, medical, etc.) journal that is reputable and widespread o Some examples of such journals are Journal of Personality and Social Psychology , Journal of Clinical and Consulting Psychology , Journal of Marriage and the Family , Child Development , Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, Journal of the Experimental Analysis of Behavior • Must be at least 6 pages long (i.e. you cannot choose an ultra-simple, 2-page journal article to critique) • Must be a true experiment, a quasi-experiment/ex post facto design, or a correlational study – no case studies or observational, archival, or qualitative studies • Must be fairly recent (within the last 5-6 years) Requirements for the Written Assignment Please turn in a minimum 3-page and maximum 4-page (double-spaced) paper, which will demonstrate that...
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