Individual Differences the participants

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  • Created on: 07-04-13 13:37
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  • Individual differences
    • Thigpen and Cleckley
      • Case study- Eve White, 25 years old married female
    • Griffiths
      • Volunteer, 60 participants 29 male, 16 female average age 23.4 years
    • Rosenhan
      • Participant observation
      • 8 participants acted as pseudo patient
        • eg housewife, 3 psychologists


James Ellis


Rosenhan the participants were the hospital staff not the Pseudopatients, they were just the observers. So when describing the sample don't mention the pseudopatients and just focus on the doctors /nurses etc. Otherwise accurate!

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