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midterm 1 study guide - Introduction to Psychology...

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Introduction to Psychology psychology’s relationship to philosophy epistemology: intuition authority rationalism empiricism objective vs subjective reality perspectives in psychology biological evolutionary psychodynamic behavioral cognitive humanistic subdisciplines of psychology Research Methods goal of psychological research assumptions of the scientific method rationalism, determinism, empiricism variable operational definitions types of designs naturalistic observation survey
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case study correlation study experiment can test causation steps of the scientific method descriptive vs inferential statistics issues in research random assignment self-report bias experimenter bias issues in research ethics
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This note was uploaded on 04/09/2011 for the course PSYCH 1 taught by Professor Post during the Spring '10 term at UC Davis.

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