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ntroduction to quantitative psychology

by John A. Keats

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Published by Wiley in Sydney, (Chichester) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychology -- Methodology.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement(by) J.A. Keats.
    SeriesBasic topics in psychology series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF38.5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii,126p. :
    Number of Pages126
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22324343M
    ISBN 100471462411, 0471462403
    LC Control Number70075663

    Quantitative psychology is the application of statistical and mathematical methods to the study of area of study is loosely divided into the subfields of psychometrics and mathematical metrics may be characterized as the application of statistical models to problems such as psychological scaling and test development, while mathematical psychology may be. Quantitative Psychology and Measurement welcomes submissions of the following article types: Book Review, Brief Research Report, Case Report, Conceptual Analysis, Correction, Data Report, Editorial, General Commentary, Hypothesis and Theory, Methods, Mini Review, Opinion, Original Research, Perspective, Registered Report, Review, Systematic Review and Technology and Code.

    Mark Smith KTH School of ICT 2 Quantitative Research Methods • Quantitative methods are those that deal with measurable data. It is data that is codified, meaning: • It has an amount that can be directly measured. • The amount is with respect to some known units of measurement. • The units are known so comparisons of measurements are possible. • The comparisons are numerically Size: 31KB. Difficult question to answer briefly, but here we go. Quantitative analysis means the use of numerical data to measure, interpret and predict psychological phenomena. In a simple form, the tallying (counting) of a behavior under different circumst.

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