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It's funny to think how many of these are considered unethical now (minus Genovese) but where would the field be if they were deemed unethical at the time?

It's funny to think how many of these are considered unethical now (minus Genovese) but where would the field be if they were deemed unethical at the time?

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from io9

Rich, educated westerners could be skewing social science studies

The vast majority of psychological studies recruit test subjects who are Western, Educated, Industrialized, Rich and Democratic – or "WEIRD." Which is... well, weird, given that these people represent a very small segment of the global human population, from a cultural standpoint. Reasons why psychometric testing is just bullshit.

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Went back to my favourite colour for the summary of our first psychology study…

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A summary of the Bandura study for psychology, hoping to do a summary of…

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Honestly having the textbook is such a huge help in psychology. I finally…

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