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  • Principles of Behavior

    Seventh Edition, 7th Edition

    By Richard Malott, Joseph T. Shane

    Since the first edition of Principles of Behavior, the authors have sought to address the unique needs of students. This title has been written so that students of all levels will benefit from a solid introduction to the principles of behavior. The authors have laid the groundwork for behavior…

    Paperback – 2013-11-03
    Psychology Press

  • Aeromedical Psychology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Carrie H. Kennedy, Gary G. Kay

    Aeromedical psychology is that branch of psychology pertaining to the assessment, selection and evaluation of aviation personnel. This book, Aeromedical Psychology, is designed to provide the means for a variety of clinicians to carry out sound assessment and selection procedures, perform informed…

    Hardback – 2013-08-27
    CRC Press

  • Contemporary Psychometrics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Albert Maydeu-Olivares, John J. McArdle

    Contemporary Psychometrics features cutting edge chapters organized in four sections: test theory, factor analysis, structural equation modeling, and multivariate analysis. The section on test theory includes topics such as multidimensional item response theory (IRT), the relationship between IRT…

    Paperback – 2013-05-01
    Psychology Press
    Multivariate Applications Series

  • Handbook of Automated Essay Evaluation

    Current Applications and New Directions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mark D. Shermis, Jill Burstein

    This comprehensive, interdisciplinary handbook reviews the latest methods and technologies used in automated essay evaluation (AEE) methods and technologies. Highlights include the latest in the evaluation of performance-based writing assessments and recent advances in the teaching of writing,…

    Paperback – 2013-04-18

  • Frontiers of Test Validity Theory

    Measurement, Causation, and Meaning, 1st Edition

    By Keith A. Markus, Denny Borsboom

    This book examines test validity in the behavioral, social, and educational sciences by exploring three fundamental problems: measurement, causation and meaning. Psychometric and philosophical perspectives receive attention along with unresolved issues. The authors explore how measurement is…

    Paperback – 2013-04-09
    Multivariate Applications Series

  • Handbook of Test Security

    1st Edition

    Edited by James A. Wollack, John J. Fremer

    High stakes tests are the gatekeepers to many educational and professional goals. As such, the incentive to cheat is high. This Handbook is the first to offer insights from experts within the testing community, psychometricians, and policymakers to identify and develop best practice guidelines for…

    Paperback – 2013-03-26

  • Ordinal Measurement in the Behavioral Sciences

    1st Edition

    By Norman Cliff, John A. Keats

    This book provides an alternative method for measuring individual differences in psychological, educational, and other behavioral sciences studies. It is based on the assumptions of ordinal statistics as explained in Norman Cliff's 1996 Ordinal Methods for Behavioral Data Analysis. It provides the…

    Paperback – 2013-02-14
    Psychology Press

  • Twelve Years of Correspondence With Paul Meehl

    Tough Notes From a Gentle Genius, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2013-02-14
    Psychology Press

  • Handbook of Measurement Issues in Family Research

    1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2012-12-14

  • Invariant Measurement

    Using Rasch Models in the Social, Behavioral, and Health Sciences, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2012-12-11

  • The Psychology of Assessment Centers

    1st Edition

    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…

    Hardback – 2012-06-15

  • Measurement With Persons

    Theory, Methods, and Implementation Areas, 1st Edition

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

    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…

    Hardback – 2011-12-19
    Psychology Press
    Scientific Psychology Series

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