ERIC Number: EJ435033
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
Teaching Hypothesis Testing by Debunking a Demonstration of Telepathy.
Bates, John A.
Teaching of Psychology, v18 n2 p94-97 Apr 1991
Discusses a lesson designed to demonstrate hypothesis testing to introductory college psychology students. Explains that a psychology instructor demonstrated apparent psychic abilities to students. Reports that students attempted to explain the instructor's demonstrations through hypothesis testing and revision. Provides instructions on performing apparently "psychic" acts for students. (SG)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A