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Research Methods and Design

A guide on common research methods.


Research Ethics

the values, principles, and standards that guide the conduct of individual researchers in several areas, including the design and implementation of studies and the reporting of findings. For example, research ethics stipulate that studies involving data collection from human participants must be evaluated by institutional review boards (IRB). 

Apa dictionary of psychology. (n.d.). Retrieved November 16, 2021, from


a SAGE Research Methods map of research ethics

Methods map—Sage research methods. (n.d.). Retrieved November 16, 2021, from