Research Methods. APA Ethical Guidelines. Human Drug Trials. The APA – American Psychological Association Responsible for setting the ethical guidelines for human and animal research. The IRB – Institutional Review Board
APA Ethical Guidelines
I was recently mugged by a group of teenagers, or I just had a fight with my teenage son over driving privileges. My assignment is to observe teenage behaviors at the mall. Will I be more inclined to seek out bad behaviors or infer bad intentions and motivations?
Only experimental data can conclusively demonstrate causal relations between variables (A causes B to happen).