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Flashcards - GRE Psychology: Research Methods Used in the Study of Psychology

Flashcards - GRE Psychology: Research Methods Used in the Study of Psychology
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descriptive
In the study of language, description or descriptive linguistics is the work of objectively analyzing and describing how language is actually used by a group of people in a speech community
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data
Data is a set of values of qualitative or quantitative variables
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causation
Causation is the "causal relationship between conduct and result"
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causation
Causation is the "causal relationship between conduct and result"
data
Data is a set of values of qualitative or quantitative variables
descriptive
In the study of language, description or descriptive linguistics is the work of objectively analyzing and describing how language is actually used by a group of people in a speech community
Stanley Milgram
Stanley Milgram was an American social psychologist, best known for his controversial experiment on obedience conducted in the 1960s during his professorship at Yale
construct
A construct in the philosophy of science is an ideal object, where the existence of the thing may be said to depend upon a subject's mind
Psychological measurement
Psychometrics is a field of study concerned with the theory and technique of psychological measurement

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