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  1. Twelve Years of Correspondence With Paul Meehl

    Tough Notes From a Gentle Genius

    By Donald R. Peterson

    In 1996 Division 12 of the APA presented Centennial Awards to two psychologists who were considered to have made the greatest lifetime contributions to the discipline. One of those individuals was Paul Meehl. Dr. Meehl's writings on research methodology and mental illness influenced generations of...

    Published February 14th 2013 by Psychology Press

  2. Handbook of Measurement Issues in Family Research

    Edited by Sandra L. Hofferth, Lynne M. Casper

    Dramatic societal changes have reshaped America’s families. Young adults have delayed marriage, and cohabitation before marriage has become commonplace. One in three women giving birth is unmarried, and the proportion of children under 18 living in single-parent families rose from 23 to...

    Published December 14th 2012 by Routledge

  3. Invariant Measurement

    Using Rasch Models in the Social, Behavioral, and Health Sciences

    By George Engelhard Jr.

    This introductory text describes the principles of invariant measurement, how invariant measurement can be achieved with Rasch models, and how to use invariant measurement to solve measurement problems in the social, behavioral, and health sciences. Rasch models are used throughout but a comparison...

    Published December 11th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Cross-Cultural Psychology

    Critical Thinking and Contemporary Applications, 5th Edition

    By Eric B. Shiraev, David Levy

    Dynamic author team provides comprehensive overview with focus on critical-thinking. The fifth edition continues a heavy focus on applying critical thinking framework in examining, analyzing, and evaluating psychological data. With significant rewriting and additional new topics as well as updated...

    Published July 5th 2012 by Routledge

  5. The Psychology of Assessment Centers

    Edited by Duncan Jackson, Charles E. Lance, Brian Hoffman

    Research on the reliability and validity of assessment centers (ACs) has been ongoing for at least 50 years and continues to this day. The assessment center method is a technique or process that is used to assess individual performance and potential. One of the most heavily researched topics...

    Published June 15th 2012 by Routledge

  6. Measurement With Persons

    Theory, Methods, and Implementation Areas

    Edited by Birgitta Berglund, Giovanni B. Rossi, James T. Townsend, Leslie R. Pendrill

    Series: Scientific Psychology Series

    Measurements with persons are those in which human perception and interpretation are used for measuring complex, holistic quantities and qualities, which are perceived by the human brain and mind. Providing means for reproducible measurement of parameters such as pleasure and pain has important...

    Published December 19th 2011 by Psychology Press

  7. Statistical Approaches to Measurement Invariance

    By Roger E. Millsap

    This book reviews the statistical procedures used to detect measurement bias. Measurement bias is examined from a general latent variable perspective so as to accommodate different forms of testing in a variety of contexts including cognitive or clinical variables, attitudes, personality dimensions...

    Published April 12th 2011 by Routledge

  8. Introduction to Psychometric Theory

    By Tenko Raykov, George A. Marcoulides

    This new text provides a state-of the-art introduction to educational and psychological testing and measurement theory that reflects many intellectual developments of the past two decades. The book introduces psychometric theory using a latent variable modeling (LVM) framework and emphasizes...

    Published September 22nd 2010 by Routledge

  9. The Neuropsychology of Asian Americans

    Edited by Daryl E.M. Fujii

    Series: Studies on Neuropsychology, Neurology and Cognition

    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...

    Published September 8th 2010 by Psychology Press

  10. Handbook of Polytomous Item Response Theory Models

    Edited by Michael L. Nering, Remo Ostini

    This comprehensive Handbook focuses on the most used polytomous item response theory (IRT) models. These models help us understand the interaction between examinees and test questions where the questions have various response categories. The book reviews all of the major models and includes...

    Published April 6th 2010 by Routledge