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Aesthetic judgments

Beauty and art

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Ethical and moral judgment

Right and wrong

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Psychologist

Graduate school and usually earn PhD or PSYD

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Psychiatrist

Medical school and MD's

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Psychotherapist

Graduate school and earns MAs or MSs

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Meta analysis

Compares multiple studies that looked at similar relationships to come to conclusions

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Random assignment

Same opportunity randomly

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Non-random assignment

Assigned to treatment or control group using random

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Cause-and-effect

True experiment

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Placebo

Sugar pill inactive pill

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Blind study

Participants doesn't know whether and treatment or control group

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Double-blind study

Experimenters and participants don't know if they are in experimental or control group

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Psychology

Human mind and functional behavioral characteristics and attitude

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Biological perspective

Internal chemistry genetic history

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Cognitive perspective

Internal mental process thinking memory problem-solving perception

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Behavioral perspective

External life events happening now observe behavior

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Sociocultural perspective

External other people culture context groups values ideas

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Survey research

Questionnaires or interviews samples record data behavior beliefs attitude

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Case study

Study individual and extended period of time

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Participant observation

The observer becomes part of the group being observed - joins

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Naturalistic observation

Just watching observing behavior

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Correctional study

Numbers two variables to determine if related 2 questions measured

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Correlation & causation

Relationship between two or more variables & changes in one variable directly cause changes in the other

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True experiment

Cause-and-effect manipulating the independent variable divided in 2