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Acculturation Measurement

Marina Doucerain, Norman Segalowitz and Andrew G. Ryder.

in The Oxford Handbook of Acculturation and Health

September 2017; p ublished online March 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Health Psychology; Research Methods in Psychology. 14429 words.

This article discusses the importance of clear and precise conceptualizations of acculturation as well as the need for consistencies in definition, operationalization, and measurement. More...

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Adaptive Performance and Trainability as Criteria in Selection Research

Elaine D. Pulakos, Rose A. Mueller-Hanson and Johnathan K. Nelson.

in The Oxford Handbook of Personnel Assessment and Selection

March 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Psychology; Organizational Psychology; Research Methods in Psychology. 12979 words.

In this chapter, we examine issues relevant to incorporating trainability and adaptive performance into selection research. We adopt the definition of adaptive performance suggested by...

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Advanced Mixed Analysis Approaches

Anthony J. Onwuegbuzie and John H. Hitchcock.

in The Oxford Handbook of Multimethod and Mixed Methods Research Inquiry

August 2015; p ublished online January 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Psychology; Research Methods in Psychology. 12892 words.

Because of the complexity of mixed analysis, several authors recently have written methodological works that provide either an introductory- or intermediate-level guide to conducting such...

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Analysis of Imaging Data

Larry R. Price.

in The Oxford Handbook of Quantitative Methods in Psychology: Vol. 2

March 2013; p ublished online October 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Psychology; Research Methods in Psychology. 13787 words.

A brief history of imaging neuroscience is presented followed by an introduction to data acquisition using positron emission tomography (PET)and functional magnetic resonance imaging...

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Analyzing Event History Data

Trond Peterson.

in The Oxford Handbook of Quantitative Methods in Psychology: Vol. 2

March 2013; p ublished online October 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Psychology; Research Methods in Psychology. 23677 words.

The chapter gives an instruction to event history analysis. The central goals are first to justify why what perhaps must be considered an unusual modeling approach is needed and next to...

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Applicant Reactions to Testing and Selection

Stephen W. Gilliland and Dirk D. Steiner.

in The Oxford Handbook of Personnel Assessment and Selection

March 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Psychology; Organizational Psychology; Research Methods in Psychology. 26395 words.

Applicant reactions to selection and assessment have developed into a theoretically grounded and productive body of research over the past 20 years. Organizational justice theories provide...

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Applied Interpretive Approaches

Sally Thorne.

in The Oxford Handbook of Qualitative Research

July 2014; p ublished online July 2014 .

Article. Subjects: Psychology; Research Methods in Psychology. 12634 words.

In the applied world of the practice disciplines, the recognized limitations of conventional science have stimulated a lively and enthusiastic uptake of many of the qualitative research...

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Applying Multimethod and Mixed Methods to Prevention Research in Global Health

Stevan Weine.

in The Oxford Handbook of Multimethod and Mixed Methods Research Inquiry

August 2015; p ublished online January 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Psychology; Research Methods in Psychology; Health Psychology. 11895 words.

Multimethod and mixed methods are well suited to prevention research in global health; however, their application has not yet been adequately discussed or demonstrated. This chapter...

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Arts-Based Research Practice

Gioia Chilton and Patricia Leavy.

in The Oxford Handbook of Qualitative Research

July 2014; p ublished online August 2014 .

Article. Subjects: Psychology; Research Methods in Psychology. 15083 words.

Arts-based research (ABR) is a rapidly growing methodological genre. ABR adapts the tenets of the creative arts in social research in order to make that research publicly accessible,...

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Assessing Groups

Jonathan P. Schwartz, Michael Waldo and Margaret Schwartz Moravec.

in The Oxford Handbook of Group Counseling

August 2011; p ublished online September 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Psychology; Counselling Psychology; Research Methods in Psychology. 10926 words.

Assessment is critical to understanding the outcomes and processes inherent in group counseling. However, assessment in groups is often ignored or attempted utilizing measures with poor...

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