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Some Simple Effective Psychological Experiments

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.
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