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Author Harris, Peter (Peter R.)
Title Designing and reporting experiments in psychology / Peter Harris.
Imprint Maidenhead : Open University Press, 2008.
Edition Third edition.

Series Open guides to psychology
Open guides to psychology.
Subject Psychology -- Experiments.
Report writing.
Psychometrics -- Research -- Evaluation.
Description 1 online resource (284 pages) : illustrations.
Edition Third edition.
Note digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary Helps undergraduate psychology students to write practical reports of experimental and other quantitative studies in psychology. This book is designed to help with various stages of the report writing process including what to put in each section and recommendations for formatting and style.
Contents pt. 1. Writing reports -- 1. Getting started -- 2. The introduction section -- 3. The method section -- 4. The results section -- 5. The discussion section -- 6. The title and abstract -- 7. References and appendices -- 8. Producing the final version of the report -- pt. 2. Design and statistics -- 9. Experiments, correlation and description -- 10. Basic experimental design -- 11. Statistics : significance testing -- 12. Statistics : effect size and power -- 13. More advanced experimental design -- App. 1. Confusing predictions from the null hypothesis with those from the experimental hypothesis -- App. 2. Randomizing -- App. 3. How to use tables of critical values of inferential statistics.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9780335235483 (electronic bk.)
0335235484 (electronic bk.)
9780335221783 (electronic bk.)
0335221785 (electronic bk.)
9786611449810 (electronic bk.)
6611449817 (electronic bk.)
0335221785 (Paper)
OCLC # 245304843
Additional Format Print version: Harris, Peter (Peter R.). Designing and reporting experiments in psychology. 3rd ed. Maidenhead : Open University Press, 2008 9780335221783 0335221785 (OCoLC)191752698