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Discuss the disadvantages of the use of the scientific method in psychology
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Disad 1: External One disadvantage of the scientific method is that, although it is
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what you set out to study as we never know how big the gap
between psychological variable and operational definition.
Research: Milgram (1963): Obedience controlled observation could be a
reflection of 'how helpful p's are in the experiments' rather than
a study of obedience to authority. Did the p's change…

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