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Exposes ____ ____ in knowledge and identifies principle areas of dispute and uncertainty.

Main gaps

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Identify ____ patterns to findings

General

2

____ explanations of conflicting studies

Explore

3

Identify ____ in definitions

Variations

4

Identify ____ research methods

Appropriate

5

Identify ____ scales and instruments

Validated

6

What study is used to find cause-and-effects relationships between variables?

Experimental studies

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Which study is the first step when approaching psychological phenomena but cannot determine causation?

Correlational studies

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Which study involves observations of same participants over long periods of time?

Longitudinal

9

A ____ is a data collection tool used to gather information about individuals

Survey

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____ ____: includes studies that compare and contrast different studies to identify patterns and sources of disagreemen

Meta-analysis

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Which study is similar to experimental procedures but lacks controlling confounding variables/random assignment (don't manipulate the I.V.)?

Quasi-experiment

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When looking at demographic/historical trends, ____ studies are best

Surveys

13

When examining general patterns/disagreements in research, ____ studies are best

Meta analysis

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When examining causal relationships, ____ studies are best

Quasi/experimental

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When applying an intervention, ____ studies are best

Quasi/experimental

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When the aim of the research is to examine predictor variables, ____ studies are best

Correlational

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What are the 6 types of research studies?

1. Experimental 5. Survey
2. Correlational 6. Quasi-experimental
3. Longitudinal
4. Meta-analysis

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Lit. Search: Start your literature research by testing out...

The key terms of your basic concept

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Lit. Search: You should have ____ ____ for each of your concepts

Alternative terms

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Lit. Search: If combined search of terms yield no results...

Try each term separately

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Lit. Search: Use multiple...

Search engines