ROLE-PLAYING RESEARCH By N., Sam M.S. - 3 Study wherein a party takes on a role and strives to act as though the role actually belongs to them. Critics insist that a correlation cannot be made between someone actually holding a role, and someone only assuming it. ROLE-PLAYING RESEARCH: "Critics claim that role-playing research is useless." Related Psychology Terms Discrimination and Mental Illness in the LGBT Population A Comparison of Maternal and Paternal Filicide Evaluation of a Qualitative Study Evaluation of a Quantitative Study CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY ESTHETICS The Anatomy of Research and the Scientific Method ADOLESCENCE (Theories) Counselor's Role in Emergency Teams ROLE PLAYING (Sociodrama) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "ROLE-PLAYING RESEARCH," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/role-playing-research/ (accessed July 3, 2022).