The Resource How to think straight about psychology, Keith E. Stanovich

How to think straight about psychology, Keith E. Stanovich

Label
How to think straight about psychology
Title
How to think straight about psychology
Statement of responsibility
Keith E. Stanovich
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1950-
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Stanovich, Keith E.
Dewey number
150/.7/2
Index
index present
LC call number
BF76.5
LC item number
.S68 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Psychology
  • Mass media
  • Mass media
  • Psychologie
  • Médias
  • Médias
  • Psychologie
  • Methodologie
  • Massamedia
Label
How to think straight about psychology, Keith E. Stanovich
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 224-247) and index
Contents
Psychology is alive and well (and doing fine among the sciences) -- Falsifiability: how to foil little green men in the head -- Operationism and essentialism: "but, doctor, what does it really mean?" -- Testimonials and case study evidence: placebo effects and the amazing Randi -- Correlation and causation: birth control by the toaster method -- Getting things under control: the case of clever Hans -- "But it's not real life!": the "artificiality" criticism and psychology -- Avoiding the Einstein syndrome: the importance of converging evidence -- The misguided search for the "magic bullet": the issue of mutiple causation -- The Achilles' heel of human cognition: probabilistic reasoning -- The role of chance in psychology -- The Rodney Dangerfield of the sciences
Edition
6th ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 256 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035593724
Label
How to think straight about psychology, Keith E. Stanovich
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 224-247) and index
Contents
Psychology is alive and well (and doing fine among the sciences) -- Falsifiability: how to foil little green men in the head -- Operationism and essentialism: "but, doctor, what does it really mean?" -- Testimonials and case study evidence: placebo effects and the amazing Randi -- Correlation and causation: birth control by the toaster method -- Getting things under control: the case of clever Hans -- "But it's not real life!": the "artificiality" criticism and psychology -- Avoiding the Einstein syndrome: the importance of converging evidence -- The misguided search for the "magic bullet": the issue of mutiple causation -- The Achilles' heel of human cognition: probabilistic reasoning -- The role of chance in psychology -- The Rodney Dangerfield of the sciences
Edition
6th ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 256 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035593724

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