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Mixed Methods Research

Traditionally, there are three branches of methodology: quantitative (numeric data), qualitative (observational or interview data), and mixed methods (using both types of data). Psychology relies heavily on quantitative-based data analyses […]... More>

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Finding a Home for Your Science

In the blossoming world of open science, what’s the best way to help other scientists review your data and attempt to replicate your findings? Learn the best places and practices for storing, managing, and sharing your data. ... More>

Observer Article

To Know Thyself, Turn to Science

No matter how well we think we know our own traits, behaviors, and beliefs, experiments show that friends may have insights about us that we lack ourselves, says APS William James Fellow Timothy D. Wilson. ... More>

Observer Article

The Academic Time-Share

Psychological scientists in academia are increasingly dividing their time among several departments. A new research initiative aims to uncover the effects of this phenomenon. ... More>

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