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    Atz, Ulrich 2013. Evaluating experience sampling of stress in a single-subject research design. Personal and Ubiquitous Computing, Vol. 17, Issue. 4, p. 639.

    Roberts, Seth 2012. The reception of my self-experimentation. Journal of Business Research, Vol. 65, Issue. 7, p. 1060.


The birth of a confounded idea: The joys and pitfalls of self-experimentation

  • Martin Voracek (a1) and Maryanne L. Fisher (a2)
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  • Published online: 01 April 2004

According to Roberts, self-experimentation is a viable tool for idea generation in the behavioral sciences. Here we discuss some limitations of this assertion, as well as particular design and data-analytic shortcomings of his experiments.

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