Research Methods

This video covers the different research methods in psychology: introspection, case studies, survey research, archival research, and experimental research.


What is the oldest research method? Why was the method effective? In what ways was it limited? The headless professor mentions archival research in his lesson. What is it? How can it be done on the internet? Give an example or two.

Surveys often provide correlational data. Can experimental research be done on paper? Explain your reasoning.