Methodology of Gibson and Walk (1960)

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In terms of reliability, G+W's study was?
STRONG- was testing its aims- standardised procedure (same equipment each time) results consistent from animal to animal.
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In terms of validity, G+W's study was...
STRONG- internal testing its aims, controlled all variables, pps can't lie BUT- is it testing its aims? 6-14 months old babies could've learned? and doesn't reflect real life
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In terms of sampling, G+W's study was...
STRONG- 36 babies large sample, cross species study,both genders used
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In terms of data, G+W's study was...
STRONG- quantatative- (27/36 shallow 3/36 tried deep) Qualitative- how the babies reacted- depth and detail
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In terms of ethics, G+W's study was...
PROBLEMATIC- babies had no consent but mothers gave it- psychological harm- stress from being separated from mother
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