Research Methods in Psychological Science

Laura Freberg, Clarissa Thompson

Research Methods in Psychological Science engages students in critical thinking as consumers and producers of psychological research. Developed in a digital-first approach with interactive data and digital class activities, this comprehensive textbook covers psychological research with engaging examples that students can relate to and apply in their own lives. Each topic is accompanied by a special section on Open Science for students to explore this movement and think critically about contemporary issues in research.

Research Methods in Psychological Science cover photo

Content Type

Textbook

Student Price

$78.25

Sample Chapter Preview
Research Methods in Psychological Science cover photo

Table of Contents for Research Methods in Psychological Science

  • Preliminaries
  • Module 1: What is Science?
  • Module 2: The Scientific Enterprise
  • Module 3: Communicating Science
  • Module 4: Conducting Ethical Research
  • Module 5: Research Fundamentals
  • Module 6: Measurement
  • Module 7: Observation
  • Module 8: Surveys
  • Module 9: Independent Groups
  • Module 10: Repeated Measures
  • Module 11: Complex Experimental Designs
  • Module 12: Qualitative Methods
  • Module 13: Single-case Designs, Quasi-experiments, and Program Evaluation

Join a community of 750+ campuses that use Top Hat

Top Hat also allows instructors to create and curate their own content for their courses.

Read our Educator Stories