Psych 610 Week 2 DQ 1
Consider the hypothesis: If frustration increases, then aggressive behavior will be more likely. How would you go about designing a study to test this hypothesis? Think about what a correlational study would look like (remember you'd need to operationalize both aggression and frustration variables in a quantitative manner). Contrast this with what your experimental study would look like (Hint, frustration would be your independent variable). How would you rate and improve the validity of your research? Tip: Make sure your discussion isn't about the nature of frustration & aggression itself, or your experiences in this area, but rather the *methodological* strategies of testing the hypothesis....