Posts about: online data collection

Psychology turns to online crowdsourcing to study the mind, but it’s not without its pitfalls

Psychology turns to online crowdsourcing to study the mind, but it’s not without its pitfalls

You may not know this, but a great deal of our data about the human mind is based on a relatively small but intensively studied population: first-year undergraduate university students. There has long been concern about the over-reliance on students as a source of data, particularly around lack of demographic diversity and limited sample sizes. […]…