Chapter 23. Securing our Collective Future: Challenges Facing Those Designing and Doing Research in Industrial and Organizational Psychology

  1. Steven G. Rogelberg
  1. Steven G. Rogelberg and
  2. Margaret E. Brooks-Laber

Published Online: 11 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470756669.ch23

Handbook of Research Methods in Industrial and Organizational Psychology

Handbook of Research Methods in Industrial and Organizational Psychology

How to Cite

Rogelberg, S. G. and Brooks-Laber, M. E. (2004) Securing our Collective Future: Challenges Facing Those Designing and Doing Research in Industrial and Organizational Psychology, in Handbook of Research Methods in Industrial and Organizational Psychology (ed S. G. Rogelberg), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470756669.ch23

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631222590

Online ISBN: 9780470756669

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Keywords:

  • second language acquisition;
  • linguistic theory;
  • scientific inquiry;
  • cognitive science;
  • empiricism

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • We Must Measure Things Well …Better

  • We Must Prevent Research Participant Burnout and Attrition

  • We Must Seek Triangulation

  • We Should Constantly Advance our Methods, but Theory Should Drive the Methodological Advances

  • We Need to Resolve the Null Hypothesis Debate, or at the Very Least Create a Standard of Data Reporting

  • We Need to Have Top Notch Data Analytic Skills Without Letting Our Data Analytic Skills Drive Our Research and Theory

  • We Must Look to Integrate and then Integrate Some More

  • We Must Demonstrate Value

  • Summary

  • References