Professor (On Leave)
Associate Chair, Graduate Studies
- Area of Study: History, Quantitative & Theoretical (primary), Developmental
- Email: email@example.com
- Tel: 778 782-6635
- Office: RCB 6239
- Personal site: HTTP://WWW.SFU.CA/PSYCHOLOGY/RESEARCH/SMPPSL/MEMBERS/DRSLANEY.HTML
- Lab site: http://www.sfu.ca/psychology/research/smppsl/
Philosophy of psychological science, analysis and critique of empirical methodologies, study of scientific practices in psychology, history/philosophy of psychological measurement, theoretical and applied psychometrics.
Lamiell, J., & Slaney, K. L. (Eds) (2021). Problematic research practices and inertia in scientific psychology: History, sources, and recommended solutions. New York, NY: Routledge.
Slaney, K. L. (2017). Validating psychological constructs: Historical, philosophical, and practical dimensions. Basingstoke, UK: Palgrave Macmillan.
Martin, J., Sugarman, J., & Slaney, K. L. (2015). The Wiley handbook of theoretical and philosophical psychology: Methods, approaches, and new directions for social sciences. Chichester, England: Wiley Blackwell.
Racine, T. P., & Slaney, K. L. (Eds.) (2013). A Wittgensteinian perspective on the use of conceptual analysis in psychology. Basingstoke, UK: Palgrave Macmillan.
Edited Special Issues
Slaney, K. L. & Morrissey, M. (Eds) (2020). Special issue: Possibility for women in psychology and interdisciplinary sciences: Theoreticians, scientists and agents for change in the twenty-first century. Journal of Theoretical and Philosophical Psychology, 40.
Clegg, J., & Slaney, K. L. (Eds) (2019). Special Issue: Psychology’s Replication Crisis. Journal of Theoretical and Philosophical Psychology, 39.
Slaney, K. L., & Tafreshi, D. (in press). Scientific generalization in psychological inquiry: A concept in need of clarification. Qualitative Psychology.
Hohn, R., Slaney, K. L., & Tafreshi, D. (2020). An empirical review of meta-analytic research and reporting practices in psychology. Review of General Psychology, 24, 195-209.
Hohn, R. E., Slaney, K. L., & Tafreshi, D. (2019) Primary study quality in psychological meta-analyses: An empirical assessment of recent practice. Frontiers in Psychology, 9, 2667. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2018.02667
Trevisan, D., Tafreshi, D., Slaney, K. L., Yager, J., & Iarocci, G. (2018). A psychometric evaluation of the Multidimensional Social Competence Scale (MSCS) for young adults. PLoS ONE. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0206800
Slaney, K. L., Tafreshi, D., & Hohn, R. (2018). Random or fixed? An empirical examination of meta-analysis model choices. Review of General Psychology, 22, 290-304.
Slaney, K. L., & Garcia, D. A. (2015). Constructing psychological objects: The rhetoric of constructs. Journal of Theoretical and Philosophical Psychology, 35, 244-259.
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