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  1. 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 22nd 2007 by Routledge

  2. 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 2nd 2007 by Routledge

  3. 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 7th 2006 by Psychology Press

  4. 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 11th 2006 by Routledge

  5. 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 9th 2006 by Psychology Press

  6. 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 11th 2006 by Routledge

  7. 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 7th 2006 by Routledge

  8. 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 4th 2006 by Routledge

  9. 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 17th 2005 by Psychology Press

  10. Constructing Measures

    An Item Response Modeling Approach

    By Mark Wilson

    Constructing Measures introduces a way to understand the advantages and disadvantages of measurement instruments, how to use such instruments, and how to apply these methods to develop new instruments or adapt old ones. The book is organized around the steps taken while constructing an instrument....

    Published October 14th 2004 by Routledge