Measuring aggression in the lab is hard

Psychologists often study aggression in lab-based settings.  However, some people are unconvinced that commonly-used lab-based aggression paradigms actually demonstrate aggression, which, they claim, limits the evidentiary value of results from studies that use those paradigms.  Rather than dig in heels, I have tried to think of ways that researchers can frame their criticisms to make … Continue reading Measuring aggression in the lab is hard