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Behavioral Observation

  1. Warren W. Tryon

Published Online: 30 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470479216.corpsy0121

Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology

Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology

How to Cite

Tryon, W. W. 2010. Behavioral Observation. Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology. 1–2.

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  1. Fordham University

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 JAN 2010


This article provides a brief introduction to the methodology, applications, and analysis associated with behavioral observation and is accordingly divided into three sections.


  • behavioral observation;
  • measurement;
  • coding