Textbooks: Experimental Design & Research Methods

  • Latent Variable Models

    An Introduction to Factor, Path, and Structural Equation Analysis, Fifth Edition

    By A. Alexander Beaujean, John C. Loehlin

    Latent Variable Models: An Introduction to Factor, Path, and Structural Equation Analysis introduces latent variable models by utilizing path diagrams to explain the relationships in the models. This approach helps less mathematically-inclined readers to grasp the underlying relations among path…

    Hardback – 2016-12-16 
    Routledge

  • Programming Behavioral Experiments with MATLAB and Psychtoolbox

    9 Simple Steps for Students and Researchers

    By Erman Misirlisoy

    Human behavior is fascinating so it’s no surprise that psychologists and neuroscientists spend their lives designing rigorous experiments to understand it. MATLAB is one of the most widely used pieces of software for designing and running behavioral experiments, and it opens up a world of quick and…

    Paperback – 2016-11-15
    Routledge

  • Research Methods in Applied Settings

    An Integrated Approach to Design and Analysis, Third Edition

    By Jeffrey A. Gliner, George A. Morgan, Nancy L. Leech

    This text teaches readers how to plan, conduct, and write a research project and select and interpret data through its integrated approach to quantitative research methods. Although not a statistics book, students learn to master which technique to use when and how to analyze and interpret results,…

    Hardback – 2016-08-10
    Routledge

  • Practical Research with Children

    Edited by Jess Prior, Jo Van Herwegen

    Practical Research with Children is designed to help the reader understand techniques for research with children, based on real world experience. The book describes a wide range of research methods, focusing equally on quantitative and qualitative approaches, and considers how different methods can…

    Paperback – 2016-06-03
    Routledge
    Research Methods in Developmental Psychology: A Handbook Series

  • Fundamentals of Research on Culture and Psychology

    Theory and Methods

    By Valery Chirkov

    This is the first book that provides detailed guidelines of how to conduct multi-disciplinary research to study people’s behaviors in different cultures. Readers are encouraged to look beyond disciplinary boundaries to address issues between individuals and their socio-cultural environments so as…

    Paperback – 2015-11-12
    Routledge

  • The Psychology Research Companion

    From student project to working life

    By Jessica S. Horst

    The Psychology Research Companion: From student project to working life not only gives you the skills and confidence to conduct your psychology research project at university, but is the first book to show how these skills will help you get ahead in your first job in the workplace. Jessica S.…

    Paperback – 2015-09-22
    Routledge

  • Crafting Scholarship in the Behavioral and Social Sciences

    Writing, Reviewing, and Editing

    By Robert M. Milardo

    Crafting Scholarship helps readers improve their writing and publishing success in academia. Framed within the context of the editorial and peer review process, the book explores writing, editing, and reviewing in academic publishing. As such it provides unique coverage of how successful writers…

    Paperback – 2014-09-12
    Routledge

  • Principles and Methods of Social Research

    3rd Edition

    By William D. Crano, Marilynn B. Brewer, Andrew Lac

    Used to train generations of social scientists, this thoroughly updated classic text covers the latest research techniques and designs. Applauded for its comprehensive coverage, the breadth and depth of content is unparalleled. Through a multi-methodology approach, the text guides readers toward…

    Paperback – 2014-09-09
    Routledge

  • Advanced Methods in Family Therapy Research

    A Focus on Validity and Change

    Edited by Richard B Miller, Lee N. Johnson

    Research is vital in moving the field of family therapy forward, but the myriad of possibilities inherent in working with systems and individuals can overwhelm even the most seasoned researcher. Advanced Methods in Family Therapy Research is the best resource to address the day-to-day questions…

    Paperback – 2014-01-07
    Routledge

  • Writing in Psychology

    By Scott A. Miller

    This book helps readers become better writers of psychology and better writers in general. After reading thousands of course papers, theses, and dissertations, Dr. Miller knows and addresses the issues that students find most challenging when writing about psychology. Written with the utmost…

    Paperback – 2013-12-04
    Routledge

  • Foundations of Education Research

    Understanding Theoretical Components

    By Joy Egbert, Sherry Sanden

    The theoretical components of research are some of the most complicated and challenging aspects for new researchers to understand. While relevant methodologies are routinely covered by textbooks, the theory behind the practice can remain unnecessarily opaque. In six concise chapters Foundations of…

    Paperback – 2013-11-14
    Routledge

  • Principles of Research in Behavioral Science

    Third Edition

    By Bernard E. Whitley, Jr., Mary E. Kite

    Intended for beginning graduate or advanced undergraduate students, this book provides a comprehensive review of research methods used in psychology and related disciplines. It covers topics that are often omitted in other texts including correlational and qualitative research and integrative…

    Hardback – 2012-10-25
    Routledge

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