Psy 100 Research Requirement

Paper Alternative


Students who do not wish tovolunteer for research participation may fulfill the research requirement by reading research articles and writing a summary of the article.  You may choose articles from any of the journals listed below published in the last five (5) years.  Only articles from journals listed below will be accepted!

Be sure to hand in the following to your instructor:  1)  a complete reference on the article read including author(s), year article was published, title of article, name of journal, volume number, and page numbers; 2) a photocopy of the abstract from the article.  You do not need to copy the entire article! and 3)  a one page, double spaced, typed summary of the article in your own words.  

One summary equals one hour of participation credit.  Therefore, if you choose not to participate in any departmental research, you must complete two summaries.


Animal Behavior

Animal Learning and Behavior

Behavior Therapy

Behavioral Neuroscience

Child Development

Cognitive Psychology

Cognitive Therapy and Research

DEvelopmental Psychology

Environment and Behavior

Journal of Abnormal Psychology

Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis

Journal of Applied Psychology

Journal of Applied Social Psychology

Journal of Comparative Psychology

Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology

Journal of the Experimental Analysis of Behavior

Journal of Experimental Child Psychology

Journal of Experimental Psychology

Journal of Memory and Language

Journal of Personality and Social Psychology

Journal of School Psychology

Journal of Social Issues

Journal of Social Psychology

Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin

Psychobiology

Psychological Science

Psychology in the Schools

Psychonomic Bulletin and Review

School Psychology Review


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