Launched by the Association for Psychological Science in 2006, Perspectives on Psychological Science is a bimonthly journal publishing an eclectic mix of provocative reports and articles, including broad integrative reviews, overviews of research programs, meta-analyses, theoretical statements, and articles on topics such as the philosophy of science, opinion pieces about major issues in the field, autobiographical reflections of senior members of the field, and even occasional humorous essays and sketches. Perspectives contains both invited and submitted articles. Past special sections of Perspectives have investigated correlative analyses commonly used in neuroimaging studies, featured prominent researchers writing about what they consider to be “The Next Big Questions in Psychology,” and examined the causes of and solutions to the lack of replication in psychological science. This journal is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE).
The journal has announced a call for proposals for a special issue on theory in psychological science. Click here to find out more about the special issue and how to submit a proposal.
Perspectives named a Rising Star by Science Watch!
Read articles on replicability, methods, and practices in psychological science:
Replicability in Psychological Science: A Crisis of Confidence?
Behavioral Priming and its Replication
Advancing Our Methods and Practices
Moving Toward a Cumulative Science: Maximizing What Our Research Can Tell Us
Methods: Odds and End
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|Editor:||Laura A. King|
|Frequency:||6 issues per year|