Iscussion 2: Aspects of a Longitudinal Design week 5 722

Read Chapter 12 in Austin et al. Using Touroas library, find a peer-review research article using a longitudinal design. In your discussion, summarize the methods of the research article you found. How does it relate to what Austin et al. discussed? What are some of the benefits of this design? What pitfalls are there?

Required Reading:

Read Chapter 12 in Austin, J.T., & Leong, F.T.L. (2006). The Psychology Research Handbook: A Guide for Graduate Students and Research Assistants. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications. Search Touroas library using the EBSCO eBook search.