FIELD EXPERIMENT By N., Sam M.S. - 219 an experiment that is not conducted inside a laboratory but is done outside in the real world setting. Participants are exposed to different levels of a variable and observed. FIELD EXPERIMENT: "Joe conducted his field experiment in the mall." Related Psychology Terms Developing a Case Study FREUD, SIGMUND (1856-1939) OBSESSRVE-COMPULSIVE REACTION CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY Hitler and Conformity ANTISOCIAL REACTION ADOLESCENCE (Theories) SCHIZOID PERSONALITY (Schizo- thymic Personality) A Comparison of Maternal and Paternal Filicide SULLIVAN, HARRY STACK (1892- 1949) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "FIELD EXPERIMENT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/field-experiment/ (accessed July 1, 2022).