RANDOM SAMPLING By N., Sam M.S. - 132 Selecting individuals for a study by selecting them from a larger potential group. To be random, each is chosen in such a way that they have a fixed chance of inclusion. RANDOM SAMPLING: "We used random sampling after we had established the probability of inclusion." Related Psychology Terms Discrimination and Mental Illness in the LGBT Population Evaluation of a Qualitative Study A Comparison of Maternal and Paternal Filicide CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY SOCIAL NORM (Group Norms) SAMPLING CHILD PSYCHIATRY The Anatomy of Research and the Scientific Method ANTISOCIAL REACTION LEARNING ADDS Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "RANDOM SAMPLING," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/random-sampling/ (accessed July 4, 2022).