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Many published psychology experiments lack evidence of validity, study finds

Many published psychology experiments lack evidence of validity, study finds An examination of nearly 350 published psychological experiments found that nearly half failed to show that they were based on a valid foundation of empirical evidence, suggesting that a wide swath of psychological science is based on an “untested foundation.” The study — conducted by David Chester, Ph.D., a psychology professor at Virginia Commonwealth University, and Emily Lasko, a psychology doctoral student at VCU — focuses on the practice of…

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