Research in Psychology (Paperback)

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Colin Dyer's Research in Psychology provides a concise and accessible introduction to research methods and statistics in the field, presenting a clear focus on the practicalities of how to effectively conduct research.

  • Presents thorough coverage of key areas and topics.
  • Provides consistently clear exposition and explanation, while remaining succinct and concise.
  • Coverage of SPSS Versions 11, 12 and 13.
  • Focuses on the practicalities of research, (the "how to do it" element).
  • Includes qualitative, as well as quantitative, approaches .
  • Meets the current needs of students with little background in research methods and statistics.

About the Author

Colin Dyer has a first degree in Psychology from the University of Leicester and an M.Sc. in Cognition, Computing, and Psychology from the University of Warwick. He has been teaching psychology since 1978 and has gained experience of all levels from GCSE to postgraduate. He is now a freelance writer and researcher having previously managed and taught HE courses at North Warwickshire & Hinckley College. He is also an Honorary Lecturer at Coventry University, where he has taught both Psychology undergraduates and students on the Clinical Doctorate program.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781405125260
ISBN-10: 1405125268
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
Publication Date: September 18th, 2006
Pages: 336
Language: English