WEEK ONE PSY 270 APPENDIX B WITH REFERENCES

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Axia College Material Appendix B Megan Libey PSY 270 Tiffany Hamlet Research Methods List the advantages and disadvantages of the following research methods: Research Method Advantages Disadvantages Case Study Develops analytic and problem solving skills. Makes for exploring new solutions when there are complex issues. Allows students to gain knowledge and new skills. No relation to personal issues. Too little information can be deemed inappropriate results from situations. Adults are better at understanding these kinds of cases, but can study and learn from them. Correlation Method Can be found that two or more links are related
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Unformatted text preview: and can fair at having positive comparisons or predictions. Permits no identification of cause or effects. Experimental Method Researcher is the one in charge of the techniques or the situations. Researcher can identify cause and effect and distinguish fake effects or treatment effects. Situation might be labeled as fake, and results may not generalize well outside of the research world. There are difficulties in avoiding experimenter effects as well. Reference: Comer, R.J (2005). Fundamentals of abnormal psychology: (4 th Ed.). Retrieved from, www.axiaecampus.phoenix.edu , on August 31, 2010. PSY 270...
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This note was uploaded on 10/10/2010 for the course PSY/270 PSY/270 taught by Professor Axiacollege during the Spring '09 term at University of Phoenix.

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