ERIC Number: EJ613780
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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The Two Captains: A Research Exercise Using "Star Trek."
Herringer, Lawrence G.
Teaching of Psychology, v27 n1 p50-51 Win 2000
Describes an activity for introductory research methods in which students form a hypothesis regarding a personality difference between Captain Kirk from the original "Star Trek" and Captain Picard from "Star Trek: The Next Generation" and then empirically test the hypothesis by observation of operationally defined behaviors. Presents the results and student reactions. (CMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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