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Quantitative methods in psychology.

Don Lewis

Quantitative methods in psychology.

by Don Lewis

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Published by McGraw-Hill in New York .
Written in English


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SeriesMcGraw-Hill series in psychology
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  Statistical methods in psychology are inevitable. The suggestion to reject quantitative methodology, I made, is conditional – IF the aims of studies would correspond to methods, quantitative methodology would turn out to be extremely valuable, almost inevitable for applied psychology. Now we need to turn the discussion by: Quantitative methods emphasize objective measurements and the statistical, mathematical, or numerical analysis of data collected through polls, questionnaires, and surveys, or by manipulating pre-existing statistical data using computational tative research focuses on gathering numerical data and generalizing it across groups of people or to explain a particular : Robert V. Labaree.

  Quantitative consumer research has long been the backbone of consumer psychology producing insights with peerless validity and reliability. This new book addresses a broad range of approaches to consumer psychology research along with developments in Author: Paul Hackett. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lewis, Don, Quantitative methods in psychology. Iowa City: University of Iowa, (OCoLC)


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