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  1. Modern Psychometrics, Third Edition

    The Science of Psychological Assessment

    By John Rust, Susan Golombok

    Today psychometrics plays an increasingly important role in all our lives as testing and assessment occurs from preschool until retirement. This book introduces the reader to the subject in all its aspects, ranging from its early history, school examinations, how to construct your own test,...

    Published December 2nd 2008 by Routledge

  2. Program Theory-Driven Evaluation Science

    Strategies and Applications

    By Stewart I. Donaldson

    Program Theory-Driven Evaluation Science fills the gap between 21st century literature on evaluation and what is happening in practice. It features detailed examples of how evaluations actually unfold in practice to develop people, programs, and organizations. Commonly accepted strategies for...

    Published May 21st 2007 by Routledge

  3. Applying the Rasch Model

    Fundamental Measurement in the Human Sciences, Second Edition

    By Trevor Bond, Christine M. Fox, Trevor G. Bond, Christine M. Fox

    Written in an accessible style, this book facilitates a deep understanding of the Rasch model. Authors Bond and Fox review the crucial properties of the Rasch model and demonstrate its use with a wide range of examples including the measurement of educational achievement, human development,...

    Published April 1st 2007 by Routledge

  4. Analyzing Rater Agreement

    Manifest Variable Methods

    By Alexander von Eye, Eun Young Mun

    Agreement among raters is of great importance in many domains. For example, in medicine, diagnoses are often provided by more than one doctor to make sure the proposed treatment is optimal. In criminal trials, sentencing depends, among other things, on the complete agreement among the jurors. In...

    Published September 6th 2006 by Psychology Press

  5. 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,...

    Published August 10th 2006 by Routledge

  6. Adapting Educational and Psychological Tests for Cross-Cultural Assessment

    Edited by Ronald K. Hambleton, Peter F. Merenda, Charles D. Spielberger

    Adapting Educational and Psychological Tests for Cross-Cultural Assessment critically examines and advances new methods and practices for adapting tests for cross-cultural assessment and research. The International Test Commission (ITC) guidelines for test adaptation and conceptual and...

    Published May 8th 2006 by Psychology Press

  7. Introduction to the Taxometric Method

    A Practical Guide

    By John Ruscio, Nick Haslam, Ayelet Meron Ruscio

    Introduction to the Taxometric Method is a user-friendly, practical guide to taxometric research. Drawing from both classic and contemporary research, it provides a comprehensive introduction to the method. With helpful tools and guidance, the book is intended to teach those new to the method, as...

    Published April 10th 2006 by Routledge

  8. A Paul Meehl Reader

    Essays on the Practice of Scientific Psychology

    Edited by Niels G. Waller, Leslie J. Yonce, William M. Grove, David Faust, Mark F. Lenzenweger

    Series: Multivariate Applications Series

    This new book introduces a new generation to the important insights of Paul Meehl. In addition to selected papers from the classic reader, Psychodiagnosis, this book features new material selected from Meehl's most influential writings. The resulting collection is a tour de force illustrating...

    Published April 6th 2006 by Routledge

  9. Automated Scoring of Complex Tasks in Computer-Based Testing

    Edited by David M. Williamson, Robert J. Mislevy, Isaac I. Bejar

    The use of computers and the Internet in the testing community has expanded the opportunity for innovative testing. Until now, there was no one source that reviewed the latest methods of automated scoring for complex assessments. This is the first volume to provide that coverage, along with...

    Published April 3rd 2006 by Routledge

  10. Defending Standardized Testing

    Edited by Richard Phelps

    The education reform movement of the past two decades has focused on raising academic standards. Some standards advocates attach a testing mechanism to gauge the extent to which high standards are actually accomplished, whereas some critics accuse the push for standards and testing of impeding...

    Published February 16th 2005 by Psychology Press