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Re: Participation In Psychology Dissertation Study

From: Don Ledger <dledger.nul>
Date: Sat, 14 Jan 2012 14:41:13 -0400
Archived: Sun, 15 Jan 2012 11:30:20 -0500
Subject: Re: Participation In Psychology Dissertation Study


>From: William Treurniet <wtreurniet.nul>
>To: post.nul
>Date: Fri, 13 Jan 2012 17:01:06 -0500
>Subject: Re: Participation In Psychology Dissertation Study

>>From: Don Ledger <dledger.nul>
>>To: post.nul
>>Date: Fri, 13 Jan 2012 14:56:43 -0400
>>Subject: Re: Participation In Psychology Dissertation Study

>>>From: Joe McGonagle <joe.mcgonagle.nul>
>>>To: post.nul
>>>Date: Fri, 13 Jan 2012 02:21:43 +0000
>>>Subject: Re: Participation In Psychology Dissertation Study

>>><snip>

>>It is not science based if it's coming from the field of
>>psychology; simple as that.

>Don, I can't let such a blanket statement go by unchallenged.
>You must have a very simple-minded understanding of the field of
>psychology. Some of the research, for example in the study of
>perception and cognition, use as rigorous a methodology as
>you'll find in physics. Other areas, such as social psychology,
>deal with systems where there is a great deal more uncertainty,
>but the methodology is still scientific. There are theories
>followed by experiments to test them.

"Simple-minded", huh. I don't suppose I could have looked into
the profession for many years or been associated with its
practice to some degree as an observer?


Don Ledger




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