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Concise Handbook of Experimental Methods for the Behavioral and Biological Sciences

Handbook / Manual

By: Jay E Gould

430 pages, Figs, tabs

CRC Press

Paperback | Dec 2001 | #128285 | ISBN: 0849311047
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The handbook is organized into three parts. Part One covers the philosophy of science, forms of scientific research, steps of the scientific method, variables in research designs, and the initial and final phases of research. Part Two discusses research ethics and experimental control. Part Three surveys experimental design, sampling and generalization, and hypothesis testing and statistical significance.


Philosophy of Science. Forms of Scientific Observation and Research. Steps of the Scientific Method. Variables in Research Designs. Initial and Final Phases of Research. Ethics of Research. Control in Experiments. Designs for Experiments. Sampling and Generalization. Hypothesis Testing and Statistical Significance. Index. Appendices.

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