Using the Barnum Effect to Teach About Ethics and Deception in Research

TitleUsing the Barnum Effect to Teach About Ethics and Deception in Research
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication1993
AuthorsBeins, BC
JournalTeaching of Psychology
Volume20
Issue1
Pagination33-35
Publication Languageeng
Keywords& , Deception , research , States , Study , teaching , United
AbstractExamines the effectivity of using Barnum effect on teaching students about ethics and deception in research in the U.S. Analysis on the pitfalls of blind acceptance of test results; Avoidance of deception in research; Implication on the effectivity of the technique.
NotesBeins, Bernard C.; Source Info: Feb93, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p33; Subject Term: RESEARCH; Subject Term: DECEPTION; Subject Term: STUDY & teaching; Subject Term: UNITED States; Number of Pages: 3p; Document Type: Article
DOI10.1207/s15328023top2001_6
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