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Forthcoming Testing, Measurement and Assessment Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Visual Revelations

    Graphical Tales of Fate and Deception From Napoleon Bonaparte To Ross Perot

    By Howard Wainer

    To function in modern society complex data must be absorbed and understood at a breakneck pace. The most efficient way to do this is through data-based graphics. This book is an exploration and celebration of graphical methods of data presentation. Visual Revelations' principal purpose is to...

    To Be Published December 3rd 2014 by Psychology Press

  2. Handbook of Item Response Theory Modeling

    Applications to Typical Performance Assessment

    Edited by Steven P. Reise, Dennis A. Revicki

    Series: Multivariate Applications Series

    Item response theory (IRT) has moved beyond the confines of educational measurement into assessment domains such as personality, psychopathology, and patient-reported outcomes. Classic and emerging IRT methods and applications that are revolutionizing psychological measurement, particularly for...

    To Be Published December 12th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Personality Tests and Assessments (Psychology Revivals)

    By Philip E. Vernon

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1953 this book provided the first comprehensive account of methods of personality assessment by a British author. It starts with a short survey of personality theory, pointing out the difficulties in any method of testing or assessment. Next it describes the weaknesses of...

    To Be Published January 11th 2015 by Routledge

  4. The Structure of Human Abilities (Psychology Revivals)

    By Philip E. Vernon

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    First published in 1950, this revised edition of The Structure of Human Abilities was published in 1961, but remained largely unchanged from the original save for an additional supplement on the developments in factorial work on human abilities from 1950-1959. Much research had been carried out...

    To Be Published January 11th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Intelligence and Human Abilities

    Structure, Origins and Applications

    By Colin Cooper

    Psychological research into human intelligence and abilities presents us with a number of difficult questions: Are human abilities explained by a single core intelligence or by multiple intelligences? How should abilities be assessed? With tests unlike the problems which people normally have...

    To Be Published April 22nd 2015 by Psychology Press

  6. The Role of Constructs in Psychological and Educational Measurement

    Edited by Henry I. Braun, Douglas N. Jackson

    Contributors to the volume represent an international "who's who" of research scientists from the fields of psychology and measurement. It offers the insights of these leading authorities regarding cognition and personality. In particular, they address the roles of constructs and values in...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  7. The Neuropsychology of Asian Americans

    Edited by Daryl E.M. Fujii

    This volume is the first comprehensive resource to assist neuropsychologists to provide culturally competent services to Asian Americans. It highlights pertinent historical socio-cultural characteristics of the largest Asian American ethnic groups, which helps to...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Psychology Press

  8. Computerized Adaptive Testing

    A Primer, 2nd Edition

    This celebrated primer presents an introduction to all of the key ingredients in understanding computerized adaptive testing technology, test development, statistics, and mental test theory. Based on years of research, this accessible book educates the novice and serves as a compendium of...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  9. The Clinical Assessment of Children and Adolescents

    A Practitioner's Handbook

    Edited by Steven R. Smith, Leonard Handler

    This book highlights assessment techniques, issues, and procedures that appeal to practicing clinicians. Rather than a comprehensive Handbook of various tests and measures, The Clinical Assessment of Children and Adolescents is a practitioner-friendly text that provides guidance for test selection,...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Latent Variable Modeling with R

    By W. Holmes Finch, Brian F. French

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge