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1

For social scientists, what are the 2 main tools?

Methodological and theoretical.

2

What is an example of a relationship science theory that is popular but is not based on any sort of scientific method?

5 Love Languages.

3

Why do we need to understand research methods about relationships?

So we can evaluate advice.

4

According to John Gray, men are from ___ and women are from ___.

Mars, Venus.

5

There are numerous empirically sound research studies that debunk the myth that men and women are...

Drastically different.

6

John Gray believes that...

Men and women are very different, and the differences are instinctual.

7

According to John Gray, the key to happiness is...

Accepting differences between the sexes.

8

What separates the accurate from the inaccurate?

Method.

9

What are the two things that methodology asks?

1. How the information was gathered.
2. How the conclusions were made.

10

What is the key tool for relationship scientists?

The scientific method.

11

What is the scientific method?

Process by which we critically and empirically evaluate questions to come to some sort of answer.

12

Is there a start and an end to the scientific method?

No, it is cyclic.