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Axia College Material Appendix B Complete the following chart. The first column shows the name of a research method used in psychology. In the second column, write a brief description of that research method. In the third column, provide a situation when this method could be applied. Research Method Description Application Scientific method Collecting data through observation and experimentation, and testing with a hypothesis DNA Analysis Case study method An in depth study of a single individual, group, incident or community falsification Survey method A research technique in which information is
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Unformatted text preview: gathered from people through the use of surveys or questionnaires. Statistical research Naturalistic observation method Studying the natural habits of an individual or animal Child interaction, animal experimentation Correlation method Used to look for relationships between variables a correlation study might suggest that there is a relationship between academic success and self-esteem Experimental method manipulating one variable to determine if changes in one variable cause changes in another variable Testing different kind of psychotherapies for depression PSY 210...
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