Expected Effect Sizes

Journal Article

Estimates of the average effect size of research cited in socialpsychology textbooks were obtained. The estimates were (a) interpreted in relation to the effect sizes attributed by Cohen (1977) to the behavioral sciences and (b) extrapolated to suggest effect sizes that social psychologists might expect when they do not have more specific information about particular research areas.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Cooper, H; Findley, M

Published Date

  • March 1982

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 8 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 168 - 173

Published By

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1552-7433

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0146-1672

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1177/014616728281026


  • en