Evaluating Language Assessments offers a comprehensive overview of the theoretical bases and research methodologies of the evaluation of language assessments and demonstrates the importance of a fuller understanding of this widely-used evaluative tool. The volume explores language assessment...
To Be Published September 14th 2015 by Routledge
Series: Critical Concepts in Linguistics
Most scholars consider the birth of modern language testing as a field of study to be the year 1961 with the publication of Robert Lado’s book Language Testing and John Carroll’s chapter ‘Fundamental Considerations in Language Testing’. In the decades since it has grown in scope into a deeper and...
To Be Published March 14th 2015 by Routledge
Talking About Language Assessment is the first book to take an interview-based approach to the history of language assessment. This collection consists of interviews originally featured in Language Assessment Quarterly with renowned language assessment experts. Contextualized with commentary by the...
To Be Published December 16th 2014 by Routledge
A Special Issue of Language Assessment Quarterly
First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....
Published July 31st 2006 by Psychology Press
Validation in Language Assessment contributes to the variety of validation approaches and analytical and interpretive techniques only recently adopted by language assessment researchers. Featuring selected papers from the 17th Language Testing Research Colloquium, the volume presents diverse...
Published September 30th 1998 by Routledge