Research methods

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Methodology:

Laboratory experiment: Precise controlled manipulation of the independent variable in a lab setting.

Field experiment: Precise controlled manipulation of the independent variable in a natural setting.

Self-report: Participants record their own thoughts and feelings.

Questionnaire: Written open or closed responses to researcher's questions.

Observation: Observations can be in natural settings or in controlled environments. The participants may also be involved. 

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