This Third Edition of the bestselling Research Methods in Psychology retains its status as one of the most accessible, practically useful and theoretically rigorous textbooks on the market today, but has been developed even further to help students get the most from their studies, and to help lecturers with their teaching.
In light of recent methodological developments, and to assist with its greater accessibility, this new edition has been significantly revised and restructured. The textbook is now oriented around three parts focusing on the major processed in conducting research - from formulating research questions, designing research activity, data gathering and analysis. A rich diversity of methods is now covered, each presented by a psychologist with extensive knowledge of their practical application. Extended coverage of qualitative methods is also a significant addition - now fundamental on psychological methods courses - and more niche chapters from the Second Edition are replaced with broader ones.
Research Methods in Psychology, Third Edition is essential because:
Research Methods in Psychology is for all methods students in psychology and those in neighbouring disciplines looking for an authoritative resource....Continua