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Unformatted text preview: cities, etc… -Time Consuming 2. Survey ( weakest of the methods ) -Large amount of information-Short period of time -We use it because it is the easiest-Low cost 3. Correlation Method-Variable relationships (trying to determine if there are any)-Cannot explain causes or behavior (WEAKNESS)-Can predict future behavior 4. Experiment (STRONGEST OF THE RESEARCH METHODS) -Most rigorous method-Controls variables (THIS IS WHY IT IS THE STRONGEST METHOD)-Cannot infer findings to other groups (You can only trust the data on that group of people in which you experimented on) Differences of Statistics-Descriptive statistics describe the data-...
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This note was uploaded on 08/29/2011 for the course PSYCHOLOGY 2201 taught by Professor Cochrane,l. during the Spring '10 term at SPSU.
- Spring '10