Essays Tagged: "Scientific method"

A Comparison of Piaget, Freud, and Erikson

The field of psychology may have grown to be respected as a science.Objectivity and the scientific method are both part of the psychologist's modeof operation. However, even the greatest o ...

(6 pages) 980 6 4.3 Jun/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

A Study on Religion - Does religious involvement have any impact on how people act?

Study on ReligionTable of ContentsTitle PageScientific Method 1Introduction 2Research 2 - 4Survey Method 2 - 3Statistical Analysis 3Chart on res ... 3Statistical Analysis 3Chart on responses 3Historical Method 4Summary 4 - 5Footnotes 6Bibliography 7Scientific MethodIsolating the Problem - Does religious involvement have any impact on howpeople act ...

(4 pages) 257 0 4.0 Feb/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith


object to reach a desired goal. The first step of the process employs what is commonly known as the scientific method. The next step involves forming an interdisciplinary team of specialists from not ...

(2 pages) 45 0 4.6 Jan/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Engineering

Do we have a good reason to believe in existence of a "higher power"?Speaks of Transcendentalism

tates that we mustcarefully examine all things. The tools we humans use to do thisare logic and the scientific method. In order to believe insomething transcendental, you cannot examine your beliefs u ... such as the Shroud ofTurin, they have not lived up to their claim. We also cannotprove through any scientific method that anyone has ever beentouched by a transcendental force. These near-death exper ...

(4 pages) 105 0 5.0 Nov/1995

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Modern Philosophy

Life-span development chap. 2 notes

I.Theory and the Scientific MethodA. Theory - organized system of principles & ideas that help explain phenomenon ... sB. Hypothesis - a statement that makes a prediction between 2 or more variables (educated guess)C. Scientific Method - Approach used to discover accurate information about behavior and development1. ...

(8 pages) 526 1 3.4 Sep/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

This is an essay comparing Cosmic Humanism to Secular Humanism from a Christian perspective.

g objects of faith is himself. Humanism rests on the conviction that man's intellect as he uses the scientific method can bring solutions to all his problems and answers to all his questions. Man need ... n do nothing without Him.Humanism is a belief in logic, classic literary studies and understanding, scientific reasoning and studies. To add to the confusion, some religions that claim to be Humanisti ...

(4 pages) 82 0 3.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

This essay is about the scientific method and how to follow its procedure.

The Scientific Method is a process used to evaluate, assess, and analyze a problem or question in the fi ... Following the sequence of the method provides success. The following pages contain a summary of the Scientific Method.The first step in the sequence is stating the problem. To do this, you want to ask ... error in their procedure.Well, that concludes my report. I hope you have learned a little about the Scientific Method like I have. It is a very useful tool in Science, and I highly recommend you use i ...

(4 pages) 457 1 4.2 Jan/2003

Subjects: Science Essays

Quantitative Vs. Qualitative

uantitative researchers create fixed relationships between the items being studied. It utilizes the scientific method in formulating theorems. The Quantitative method also answers the three metatheore ... est and I don't hear it, it doesn't make a noise.The quantitative method, or the utilization of the scientific method, has three main goals: explain, predict, and control. If you can predict and expla ...

(3 pages) 478 2 3.3 Feb/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies

Aspects of the practice of science that may prove useful, especially in decision-making

of science begins with this definition and goes on with philosophical discussions - concepts of a "scientific world view", scientific paradigms, anomalies, and scientific revolutions. But perhaps cen ... science itself imparts us. These two aspects are useful and actually applicable to the real or "nonscientific world".We have always been familiar with the scientific method. Definition of the problem ...

(3 pages) 39 0 3.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Science Essays

College Level Biology 101 essay on scientific inquiry and an experiment to boot! Thought provoking :)

and the label on Seed 2 states that the grass is excellent in shade and good in full sun.Using the scientific method, design an experiment to determine which seed is best for your lawn. Make sure to ...

(3 pages) 161 2 4.4 Mar/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Plant Biology


e arising Protestant ideology. In the seventeenth century, people witnessed the developments of the Scientific Revolution that was advanced by the scientific method proposed by Sir Frances Bacon and t ... er, they could not be judged according to these standards because they did not have the medical nor scientific knowledge that exists today. Therefore, the only way to explain these hallucinations or m ...

(7 pages) 76 0 3.7 Apr/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

The Cricket Behavior.

tion were supported.Introduction:This experiment introduces the procedures followed while using the scientific method to observe cricket behavior. Since observing crickets in their natural habitat is ...

(3 pages) 34 0 4.5 Apr/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Science Midterm Notes for 6th graders.

Science Midterm-Scientific Method:1) State a problem- gathering information and asking a question about what you obs ...

(7 pages) 34 0 1.7 May/2003

Subjects: Science Essays

Sociological essay on brushing teeth.

ogists view the world, going beyond common sense, employing the sociological imagination. Shows the scientific method and presents it being applied to human social life, following sociologists on one ...

(4 pages) 81 2 5.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays

We Are Not Alone, UFO.

method of suspended judgment, engages in rational and dispassionate reasoning as exemplified by the scientific method, shows willingness to consider alternative explanations without prejudice based on ... ully scrutinizes its validity", according to professional astronomer, Bernard Haisch. Skeptics want scientific evidence and to see with there own eyes in order to believe. This proves difficult to be ...

(7 pages) 77 1 4.1 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Alternative

Experiment method,its advantages and disadvantages

hniques, the case study, the experiment, the observational study and the survey. An experiment is a scientific method in which data are collected to be tested to prove a hypothesis using either indepe ... the making and repeated testing of predictions that he advocates. Due to its accuracy in producing scientific results, researchers can be more confident since their theories can be tested scientifica ...

(5 pages) 26051 0 3.7 Jan/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Biography about Alexander the Great

siphy, ethics, politics, and healing. He also instilled a love for Greek literature, and a sense of scientific method and logic. Also when he was thirteen he received his first horse named Bucephalas. ...

(4 pages) 67 0 4.7 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Advances Of Computer Mice- This report tells you who first made the computer mouse and how technology has advanced at made these mice better

Advances of Computer MiceThe Definition of Technology is the scientific method and material used to achieve a commercial or industrial objective. The uses of thi ...

(3 pages) 37 0 4.5 Jan/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

A Scientific Look at Cardiovascular Fitness

AbstractThis scientific paper explores the human cardiovascular system as it relates to physicalfitness and heart ... e pathway in slightly different ways, but scientists would agree that what is presented here is the scientific method.The scientific method is based upon evidence rather than belief. This distinguishe ... tists lack is just that faith for them operates in a different sphere of their lives. In scientific work there is little room for faith; in life there is plenty of room for both.Our hypothe ...

(2 pages) 90 1 2.2 Mar/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Human Biology

The Scientific Method

The Scientific Method is a way to document the results of an experiment. It isthe proper or correct way ... is a way to document the results of an experiment. It isthe proper or correct way to write a formal scientific paper. It is really important that iftwo different people on opposite sides of the world ... do the same experiment,they need to have a universal way of writing their research. That is why the ScientificMethod is so important. People need to be able to easily reference certain points inother' ...

(3 pages) 338 1 2.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays