Flashcards in Literature Review Deck (22):
Exposes ____ ____ in knowledge and identifies principle areas of dispute and uncertainty.
Identify ____ patterns to findings
____ explanations of conflicting studies
Identify ____ in definitions
Identify ____ research methods
Identify ____ scales and instruments
What study is used to find cause-and-effects relationships between variables?
Which study is the first step when approaching psychological phenomena but cannot determine causation?
Which study involves observations of same participants over long periods of time?
A ____ is a data collection tool used to gather information about individuals
____ ____: includes studies that compare and contrast different studies to identify patterns and sources of disagreemen
Which study is similar to experimental procedures but lacks controlling confounding variables/random assignment (don't manipulate the I.V.)?
When looking at demographic/historical trends, ____ studies are best
When examining general patterns/disagreements in research, ____ studies are best
When examining causal relationships, ____ studies are best
When applying an intervention, ____ studies are best
When the aim of the research is to examine predictor variables, ____ studies are best
What are the 6 types of research studies?
1. Experimental 5. Survey
2. Correlational 6. Quasi-experimental
Lit. Search: Start your literature research by testing out...
The key terms of your basic concept
Lit. Search: You should have ____ ____ for each of your concepts
Lit. Search: If combined search of terms yield no results...
Try each term separately