Bocchiaro Evaluation

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    • Reliability
      • Replicable?
        • Standard instructions and procedure
      • Data Interpretation
        • Mostly quantitative data which didn't need interpreting
        • Qualitative data will have needed interpretation
      • Controls
        • Same experimeter
        • Same time in rooms
        • Same materials
    • Validity
      • Population
        • Large sample
        • Males and females
        • Ethnocentric - all Dutch students
      • Ecological
        • Mundane realism
        • Can't generalise to other situations (Student obeying an experimenter)
      • Temporal
        • New study
        • Authority figures/ obedience levels are likely to change over time
      • Face
        • Measuring obedience and whistle-blowing levels
        • Only measuring one type
    • Sample
      • Both genders
      • Large sample
      • Ethnocentric (Dutch students)
    • Data
      • Quantitative
        • Easy to interpret
        • Allows for statistical analysis
        • Doesn't tell you why they obeyed/ disobeyed/ blew the whistle
      • Qualitative
        • More insight into why they did the behavior they did
        • Subjective and needs interpretting
    • Ethics
      • Informed Consent
        • Gained presumptive consent form the pilot studies
      • Deception
        • Deceived about it being real
      • Confidentiality
        • No names were released
      • Debrief
        • Full debriefed after
      • Protection
        • Put in a situation that could have been stressful
      • Observation
        • No observation
      • Withdrawal
        • They could withdraw

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