Category: Psychological Research

Mindfulness and Rumination: How meditation may reduce by Benjamin Ulrich

By Benjamin Ulrich

Bachelor Thesis from the 12 months 2011 within the topic Psychology - Developmental Psychology, grade: 1,5, collage of Basel (Fakultät für Psychologie), language: English, summary: Die Arbeit erkärt einige wichtige Begriffe zum Thema Meditation und melancholy. Anschliessend werden ca. 10 Studien analysiert. In der Zusammenfassung werden die Ergebnisse in ihrer Verschiedenheit voneinander relativiert. Ich diskutiere zuletzt einige Ansätze, die zukunftsweisende tendencies in der Wissenschaft der Psychologie aufweisen.

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Introduction to Behavioral Research Methods: Pearson New by Mark R. Leary

By Mark R. Leary

Rigorous, but readable. 

 

The writer offers the cloth with adequate elaboration, clarification, and examples that not just curiosity the coed, yet make it understandable.

 

Introduction to Behavioral study equipment incorporates the 4 uncomplicated ways to behavioral examine (descriptive study, correlational learn, experimental examine, and quasi-experimental research), and indicates scholars how you can conceptualize questions, degree variables, layout stories, and research data.  Chapters on learn ethics and clinical writing (including the latest model of APA sort) around out the e-book. all through every one bankruptcy, containers on “Developing Your learn abilities” and “Behavioral learn Case research” offer functional examples and pique pupil interest.

 

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  • Improve serious considering – New updated Behavioral examine Case experiences support scholars follow examine to perform.
  • Engage scholars – The textual content is designed to make examine equipment comprehensible, invaluable, and fascinating for college students.
  • Explore learn – Real examine, tidbits in regards to the lives of recognized researchers, and exciting controversies that experience arisen in behavioral technology are incorporated. A lab guide in MySearchLab is helping have interaction scholars within the examine process. 
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Experiential Learning for Professional Helpers: A by Godfrey T. Barrett-Lennard

By Godfrey T. Barrett-Lennard

This publication describes a sequence of ground-breaking residential workshops in healing counselling within the Nineteen Sixties, for individuals operating in psychological future health and social care disciplines trying to extend and deepen their achieve. The paintings is exclusive within the scope of its learn into the method and results of such energetic immersive enquiry during this quarter. along with a wealth of extra systematic good points, the writer invitations us into the preliminary conversations within the assembly room, after which follows the gang participants again into their lives, permitting us to determine either early results and the effect of participation as much as ten years later. eventually, Barrett-Lennard displays at the prolonged historical past of the in depth workshops and the comparable staff paintings in different contexts they led into. He makes a compelling argument that such a radical participatory method is as strong this present day because it was once within the Sixties. The mix of wealthy qualitative and empirical information and concept is a different energy. it will likely be an excellent source for college kids and students in utilized psychology and psychotherapy, in addition to for training therapists and trainees dedicated to significant paintings with their shopper groups.

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Research Methods in Psychology: Investigating Human Behavior by Paul G. Nestor,Russell K. Schutt

By Paul G. Nestor,Russell K. Schutt

The Second Edition of Paul G. Nestor and Russell okay. Schutt’s profitable and distinct Research tools in Psychology: Investigating Human habit draws from major examine tales to demonstrate how examine is gifted whereas systematically unifying the complete learn strategy inside a conceptual framework. This available textual content examines attractive examine experiences and examples, contemplating examine ethics throughout.

 

“This is a smart textual content that emphasizes the $64000 techniques inside of study equipment. The assets are first-class; they contain up to date learn and know-how and introduce the coed to empirical articles, and the knowledge is gifted in a fashion that demanding situations the scholar to use the material.”

—Maria Pacella, Kent kingdom University

 

“The textual content is accomplished. It covers a large choice of data with no being overwhelming. it is a first-class textbook for an introductory path in study tools. i love that its concentration is on mental learn specifically.”

—Angela M. Heads, Prairie View A&M University

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Research Methods in Psychology by Dennis Howitt,Duncan Cramer

By Dennis Howitt,Duncan Cramer

Comprehensive, transparent, and sensible, Introduction to analyze equipment in Psychology, 5th edition is the basic scholar advisor to figuring out and venture quantitative and qualitative examine in psychology.

In this popular textual content for psychology students, the learn approach is damaged down into attainable steps to equip scholars with the talents to invite clever examine questions, perform a literature evaluation, select a suitable study layout, perform facts assortment and write up their findings. in the course of the ebook, learn examples are mentioned which provide an perception into how study advances our realizing in components corresponding to forensic, social, academic, and irregular psychology.

 

Revised all through, this re-creation features a new bankruptcy on ‘Data research concerns and clinical development' which explores complexities in examine, discussing concerns equivalent to questionable learn practices and replication studies.  one more new bankruptcy, ‘Improving a Qualitative Write Up’ offers suggestion and advice on tips on how to write-up a qualitative research with an in depth illustrative instance of this.

 

This is the suitable advisor for college students simply starting and people relocating directly to extra complicated learn tools tasks in psychology.

 

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Publishing Your Psychology Research: A guide to writing for by Dennis M McInerney

By Dennis M McInerney

Dennis McInerney's Publishing Your Psychology examine has bridged a miles wanted hole within the study technique literature, offering a well-oiled treaty from either insider and outsider views as to what it takes to develop into a reputable and released author.

Dr. Shawn Van Etten
Director of Institutional Research
Herkimer County group College
State college of recent York

Do you must put up your psychology examine within the 'best' journals? no matter if you're new to the sport or a professional researcher, Dennis McInerney exhibits you the way to maximize your possibilities of booklet from the very starting of your learn undertaking.

Richly illustrated with counsel and examples, Publishing Your Psychology Research demystifies the book procedure. It explains the way to layout your examine to make sure it has power for booklet, and the way to write down up your effects into an efficient article. It outlines what magazine editors are searhing for, tips on how to pick out definitely the right journals to process, and the way to react to reviewers' feedback.

Publishing Your Psychology Research is a vital guide for a person attracted to development a name as a researcher of their selected box of psychology.

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Fiction as Research Practice: Short Stories, Novellas, and by Patricia Leavy

By Patricia Leavy

The flip to fiction as a social learn perform is a average extension of what many researchers and writers have lengthy been doing. Patricia Leavy, a greatly released qualitative researcher and a novelist, explores the overlaps and intersections among those methods of realizing and describing human event. She demonstrates the validity of literary experimentation to the qualitative researcher and the way to include those practices into examine initiatives. 5 brief tales and excerpts from novellas and novels express those tools in motion. This publication is a necessary methodological creation for these drawn to learning or working towards arts-based research.

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Forschungsmethoden der Psychologie: Von der Fragestellung by Karl-Heinz Renner,Timo Heydasch,Gerhard Ströhlein

By Karl-Heinz Renner,Timo Heydasch,Gerhard Ströhlein

Warum soll guy sich in der Psychologie mit Forschungsmethoden auseinandersetzen? Wie können Hypothesen für empirische Untersuchungen gewonnen werden? Wie kann guy psychische Phänomene messen? Warum werden in der Psychologie Experimente durchgeführt? Das Buch liefert Antworten auf diese und viele andere Fragen und führt in verständlicher, übersichtlicher shape in die Forschungsmethoden der Psychologie ein. Leserinnen und Leser erfahren, wie empirische Studien in der Psychologie ablaufen, mit welchen Methoden Daten erhoben und ausgewertet werden können und used to be es bei der Ergebnispräsentation zu beachten gilt. Zahlreiche Beispiele veranschaulichen den Stoff und machen deutlich, wie wichtig gute Methodenkenntnisse sind.

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Quantitative Psychological Research: The Complete Student's by David Clark-Carter

By David Clark-Carter

This publication expertly courses the reader via all levels thinking about venture quantitative mental study, from having access to the appropriate literature, via designing and engaging in a learn, analysing and analyzing facts, and at last reporting the research.

This 3rd variation comprises new chapters - on initial checking of information and allowing for extra variables whilst evaluating the technique of diversified stipulations - and expands on unique issues equivalent to determining pattern sizes and the way to check for mediation results. It additionally comprises elevated insurance of checks and additional element of innovations and phrases which psychologists will meet while operating with these within the scientific professions. because the chapters specialize in making a choice on applicable statistical exams and the way to interpret and file them (rather than the distinct calculations, which look in appendices), the reader is ready to achieve an figuring out of a try with out being interrupted by way of the necessity to comprehend the complicated arithmetic in the back of it. moreover, for the 1st time, the book is accompanied by an online bank of a number of selection questions.

The booklet is helping readers to:

  • Locate reviews of suitable latest examine
  • Design examine whereas adhering to moral rules
  • Identify a variety of tools that are used to invite questions or become aware of behaviour
  • Choose applicable samples
  • Display and examine findings numerically and graphically to check hypotheses
  • Report mental examine in numerous methods.

As such, the publication is appropriate for psychology scholars and pros in any respect degrees, and is especially helpful to these operating in healthiness and medical Psychology.

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Methoden psychologischer Forschung und Evaluation: by Rainer Westermann

By Rainer Westermann

Für Studium und Weiterbildung werden institutionelle Rahmenbedingungen, wissenschaftstheoretische Grundlagen, methodische Gütekriterien und praktische Verfahren für empirische Untersuchungen psychologischer, evaluativer und verwandter Probleme dargestellt. Im Mittelpunkt steht die Validität und damit die Güte und Qualität von Untersuchungen wissenschaftlicher und praktischer Fragestellungen. Diese umfasst vor allem die Adäquatheit von Begriffen, deduktiven und induktiven Argumenten, kausalen Aussagen, Gesetzeshypothesen und Theorien, die Kontrolle störender Einflüsse bei Beobachtungen, Befragungen, Einschätzungen (ratings), Messungen, checks, Experimenten, Quasi-Experimenten, Fall-Kontroll- und Einzelgruppenstudien sowie die sachgerechte Anwendung und Interpretation von statistischen Zusammenhängen und assessments, Varianz-, Regressions- und Meta-Analysen, festen, zufälligen und hierarchisierten Faktoren. Ziel ist ein tiefergehendes Verständnis wesentlicher Qualitätsmerkmale empirischer Untersuchungen, um fundiert Methoden einsetzen und Ergebnisse interpretieren zu können.

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