January 23, 2012
40 Studies- Study 11: Skinner
Title: Knock Wood!
Psychologist: Skinner, B. F.
Setup/Design: Skinner utilized his Skinner Boxes (or conditioning chambers) that consisted of an
empty box excep
January 12, 2011
40 Studies- Study 14: Gardner
Title: Just How Are You Intelligent?
Psychologist: Gardner, H.
Setup/Design: Gardner used his previous psychological studies, mainly concerning brain
January 10, 2012
40 Studies Study 13- Rosenthal
Title- What You Expect Is What You Get
Psychologist- Rosenthal, R. & Jacobson, L.
Setup/Design- In the Oak School District, all the students in grades 1 throug
January 31, 2012
40 Studies- Study 12 (Bandura)
Title: See Aggression Do Aggression
Psychologist: Bandura, A.
Setup: Children, from ages 3 to 6 years old, were divided into a control group, a nonaggressive m
January 31, 2012
40 Studies- Study 15 (Tolman)
Name: Maps In Your Mind
Psychologist: Tolman, E. C.
In Tolmans first study, rats were to complete a maze. They were divided into 3
groups: control group
February 6, 2012
40 Studies- Study 16- Loftus
Title- Thanks For The Memories!
Psychologist(s)- Loftus, E. F.
Setup- In Experiment 1, 150 students in small groups were shown a 5-car chain accident
March 20, 2012
40 Studies- Study 33
Title: Choosing Your Psychotherapist
Psychologist: Smith, M. L. and Glass, G. V.
Setup: This studys goals were to identify and collect all studies that tested the effects
40 Studies- Study 27 (Friedman and Rosenman)
Title- Racing Against Your Heart
Psychologist(s)- Friedman, M. & Rosenman, R.H.
Setup- Friedman and Rosenman created two models for speci
40 Studies- Reading 23 (Holmes and Rahe)
Title- Life, Change, and Stress
Psychologist(s)- Holmes, T. H. & Rahe, R. H.
Setup- Holmes and Rahe compiled a list of 43 life events that people
February 16, 2012
40 Studies- Reading 20
Name: In Control And Glad Of It!
Psychologist: Langer, E. J. and Rodin, J.
Setup: In a Connecticut nursing home, random floors of randomly assigned patients were