Some Simple Effective Psychological Experiments
This site is a component of a course entitled "The Experimental Analysis of Behaviour". The author-identified purpose of this material is "..to present two simple demonstrations of the application of scientific method and of proven learning principles to a socially important problem. The problem we will look at is teaching self-protection to young children." Two studies are discussed in detail and the reader is asked to critically evaluate what was done.
Material Type: Presentation
Date Added to MERLOT: May 24, 2004
Date Modified in MERLOT: March 13, 2007
Submitter: Michelle L. Pilati
Primary Audience: College General Ed
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