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[Xmca-l] Is this good news for us? Should we comment?



*http://www.theguardian.com/science/2015/aug/27/study-delivers-bleak-verdict-on-validity-of-psychology-experiment-results
<http://www.theguardian.com/science/2015/aug/27/study-delivers-bleak-verdict-on-validity-of-psychology-experiment-results>
*

​An interesting part is near the end where they refer to why the
experiments don't always replicate.  In fact, it's because the contexts
aren't identical!

Are we surprised? What could we tell them?

Perhaps you should have a quick look because the site might not last -
posted yesterday in the Guardian.

Carol​

-- 
Carol A  Macdonald PhD (Edin)
Developmental psycholinguist
Academic, Researche
​r.​
Honorary Research Fellow: Department of Linguistics, Unisa

Behind every gifted woman there is often a remarkable cat.