THOUGHT EXPERIMENT

the procedure of picturing a theoretical research set-up and what the outcome may be of performing the picturing experiment, with the hope that said procedure will generate a better-modeled real experiment.

THOUGHT EXPERIMENT: "The thought experiment will be more difficult to conduct than we originally assumed."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "THOUGHT EXPERIMENT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/thought-experiment/ (accessed November 24, 2017).
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