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FPSY 5115 Understanding Forensic Psychology Research: Week 5 Application

Week 5 Application

This assignment asks you to use the Walden Library, select and review two or three forensic psychology research articles where “effect size” was reported.

You can start your search for a forensic psychology research article that reports on effect size in a psychology database such as PsycINFO.

1. On the Library homepage, click on Databases A-Z. 

2. Click on and scroll down to PsycINFO.

Log in with your myWalden email and password. 

3. Now you are on a search screen with three Search boxes. We will break your topic down into just keywords and type one concept or keyword(s) per box.

In the first search box type:  forensic psychology

In the second search box type: research OR study

In the third search box type: effect size

4. Under the search boxes, check the boxes for "Full Text" and "Peer Reviewed".

5. Click Search.

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