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To see the effect of leading questions on memory of an event. To find out if changing the verb used in a question about speed would have an effect on estimates given by participants.
LoftusPalmer
1 of 15
To investigate if high-functioning adults with autism lack advanced theory of mind skills.
BaronCohen
2 of 15
To study the language acquisition of 2 pygmy chimps named Kanzi and Mulika in comparison to 2 common chimps, Austin and Sherman
SavageRumbaugh
3 of 15
To demonstrate that if children were witnesses to aggressive behaviour by an adult they would imitate this aggressive behaviour when given the opportunity.
Bandura
4 of 15
To report the findings of the treatment of a five-year-old boy for his phobia of horses.
Freud
5 of 15
To challenge Piaget's findings by altering the method used by Piaget.
SamuelBryant
6 of 15
To provide an account of the case of a patient believed to have MPD, based on the psychotherapeutic treatment of Eve White.
ThigpenCleckley
7 of 15
The aim of this study was to test whether psychiatrists can reliably tell the difference between people who are sane and those who are insane.
Rosenhan
8 of 15
The aim of this study was to investigate cognitive bias involved in gambling behaviour.
Griffiths
9 of 15
To investigate the effects of hemisphere disconnection and to show that each hemisphere has different functions.
Sperry
10 of 15
To investigate whether changes could be detected in the brains of London taxi drivers and to further investigate the functions of the hippocampus in spatial memory.
Maguire
11 of 15
To investigate the relationship between eye movement and dreaming.
DementKlietman
12 of 15
To investigate what level of obedience would be shown by participants when an authority figure told them to administer electric shocks to someone else.
Milgram
13 of 15
To provide data on interaction between groups of unequal power and privilege.
ReicherHaslam
14 of 15
To investigate the effect of several variables on helping behaviour of passengers on New York subway trains.
Piliavin
15 of 15

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To investigate if high-functioning adults with autism lack advanced theory of mind skills.

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To study the language acquisition of 2 pygmy chimps named Kanzi and Mulika in comparison to 2 common chimps, Austin and Sherman

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To demonstrate that if children were witnesses to aggressive behaviour by an adult they would imitate this aggressive behaviour when given the opportunity.

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To report the findings of the treatment of a five-year-old boy for his phobia of horses.

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