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  • Statistical Approaches to Measurement Invariance

    1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2011-04-12

  • Introduction to Psychometric Theory

    1st Edition

    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…

    Hardback – 2010-09-22

  • Handbook of Polytomous Item Response Theory Models

    1st Edition

    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…

    Hardback – 2010-04-06

  • Applying Generalizability Theory using EduG

    1st Edition

    By Jean Cardinet, Sandra Johnson, Gianreto Pini

    Intended to help improve measurement and data collection methods in the behavioral, social, and medical sciences, this book demonstrates an expanded and accessible use of Generalizability Theory (G theory). G theory conceptually models the way in which the reliability of measurement is ascertained.…

    Paperback – 2009-10-28
    Quantitative Methodology Series

  • Cognitive Assessment

    An Introduction to the Rule Space Method, 1st Edition

    By Kikumi K. Tatsuoka

    This book introduces a new methodology for the analysis of test results. Free from ambiguous interpretations, the results truly demonstrate an individual’s progress. The methodology is ideal for highlighting patterns derived from test scores used in evaluating progress. Dr. Tatsuoka introduces…

    Paperback – 2009-05-22
    Multivariate Applications Series

  • Modern Psychometrics

    The Science of Psychological Assessment, 3rd Edition

    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,…

    Paperback – 2008-12-03

  • Program Theory-Driven Evaluation Science

    Strategies and Applications, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2007-05-22

  • Cross-Cultural Explorations

    Activities in Culture and Psychology, 2nd Edition

    By Susan B. Goldstein

    This activities workbook is designed to facilitate students' understanding and application of major concepts and principles in the study of culture and psychology. The 90 activities in this workbook feature a wide range of engaging case studies, self-administered scales, mini-experiments, and…

    Paperback – 2007-01-08

  • Analyzing Rater Agreement

    Manifest Variable Methods, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2006-09-07
    Psychology Press

  • Adapting Educational and Psychological Tests for Cross-Cultural Assessment

    1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2006-05-09
    Psychology Press

  • Introduction to the Taxometric Method

    A Practical Guide, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2006-04-11

  • A Paul Meehl Reader

    Essays on the Practice of Scientific Psychology, 1st Edition

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

    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…

    Hardback – 2006-04-07
    Multivariate Applications Series

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