Comment by HeuristicWorld on The Best Textbooks on Every Subject · 2018-08-19T20:17:10.801Z · LW · GW

Subject: Psychology as a Science

Recommendation: Understanding Psychology as a Science: An Introduction to Scientific and Statistical Inference

Excellent intro book to Psychology as a science and the methodologies." An accessible and illuminating exploration of the conceptual basis of scientific and statistical inference and the practical impact this has on conducting psychological research. The book encourages a critical discussion of the different approaches and looks at some of the most important thinkers and their influence."