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Peer Review Status: Refereed
Title: It depends what you do in the laboratory
Authors: Watt, Roger
Quinn, Sandra
Contact Email: r.j.watt@stir.ac.uk
Issue Date: Aug-2008
Publisher: British Psychological Society
Citation: Watt R & Quinn S (2008) It depends what you do in the laboratory, British Journal of Psychology, 99 (3), pp. 351-354.
Abstract: Let us start by stating a strong opinion: psychology can only claim honesty when it makes the effort to relate its own theories and other observations about human behaviour and experience to actual human behaviour and experience in the real world. In this respect, we agree with some of the assumptions the authors make in this article and we share with the authors a sense of frustration that so much effort in cognitive psychology can sometimes yield very little insight beyond the relative sterility shown by some laboratory phenomena.
Type: Journal Article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1893/966
DOI Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1348/000712607X267976
Rights: Published in British Journal of Psychology by British Psychological Society.
Affiliation: Psychology
Psychology

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