|The Hawthorne Effect
PSYCH/610 Version 2
The Hawthorne Effect
Use the table below to answer the following. Be sure to write in complete sentences.
· Investigate the history of the Hawthorne Effect and discuss why it is important for researchers to know about this phenomenon.
· Brainstorm ways that researchers can eliminate this confound.
|History and definition of Hawthorne Effect|
|Example of Hawthorne Effect|
|Why is it important for researchers to know about this?|
|Strategies to avoid the Hawthorne Effect (at least two)|