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  • Item Generation for Test Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sidney H. Irvine, Patrick C. Kyllonen

    Since the mid-80s several laboratories around the world have been developing techniques for the operational use of tests derived from item-generation. According to the experts, the major thrust of test development in the next decade will be the harnessing of item generation technology to the…

    Paperback – 2015-11-24
    Routledge

  • Test Scoring

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Thissen, Howard Wainer

    Test Scoring provides a summary of traditional true score test theory and modern item response theory related to scoring tests, as well as novel developments resulting from the integration of these approaches. The background material introduced in the first four chapters builds a foundation for the…

    Paperback – 2015-11-24
    Routledge

  • Understanding Culture

    Theory, Research, and Application, 1st Edition

    Edited by Robert S. Wyer, Chi-yue Chiu, Ying-yi Hong

    This volume contains contributions from 24 internationally known scholars covering a broad spectrum of interests in cross-cultural theory and research. This breadth is reflected in the diversity of the topics covered in the volume, which include theoretical approaches to cross-cultural research,…

    Paperback – 2015-11-24
    Psychology Press

  • Fundamentals of Research on Culture and Psychology

    Theory and Methods, 1st Edition

    By Valery Chirkov

    This is the first book that provides detailed guidelines of how to conduct multi-disciplinary research to study people’s behaviors in different cultures. Readers are encouraged to look beyond disciplinary boundaries to address issues between individuals and their socio-cultural environments so as…

    Paperback – 2015-11-12
    Routledge

  • Visual Revelations

    Graphical Tales of Fate and Deception From Napoleon Bonaparte To Ross Perot, 1st Edition

    By Howard Wainer

    To function in modern society complex data must be absorbed and understood at a breakneck pace. The most efficient way to do this is through data-based graphics. This book is an exploration and celebration of graphical methods of data presentation. Visual Revelations' principal purpose is to…

    Paperback – 2015-07-31
    Psychology Press

  • Minority and Cross-Cultural Aspects of Neuropsychological Assessment

    Enduring and Emerging Trends, 2nd Edition

    Edited by F. Richard Ferraro

    Minority and cross-cultural psychology is more relevant now than ever in our diverse world. Given the dramatic local and global changes occurring daily with regard to demographics, population changes, and immigration issues, minority and cross-cultural psychology is fast becoming a respected and…

    Paperback – 2015-07-21
    Psychology Press
    Studies on Neuropsychology, Neurology and Cognition

  • The Neuropsychology of Asian Americans

    1st Edition

    Edited by Daryl E.M. Fujii

    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…

    Paperback – 2015-06-23
    Psychology Press
    Studies on Neuropsychology, Neurology and Cognition

  • Latent Variable Modeling with R

    1st Edition

    By W. Holmes Finch, Brian F. French

    This book demonstrates how to conduct latent variable modeling (LVM) in R by highlighting the features of each model, their specialized uses, examples, sample code and output, and an interpretation of the results. Each chapter features a detailed example including the analysis of the data using R,…

    Paperback – 2015-06-16
    Routledge

  • Applying the Rasch Model

    Fundamental Measurement in the Human Sciences, Third Edition, 3rd Edition

    By Trevor Bond, Christine M. Fox

    Cited over 1900 times, this classic text facilitates a deep understanding of the Rasch model. The authors review the crucial properties of the model and demonstrate its use with a variety of examples from education, psychology, and health. A glossary and numerous illustrations aid the reader's…

    Paperback – 2015-06-16
    Routledge

  • Computerized Adaptive Testing

    A Primer, 2nd Edition

    This celebrated primer presents an introduction to all of the key ingredients in understanding computerized adaptive testing technology, test development, statistics, and mental test theory. Based on years of research, this accessible book educates the novice and serves as a compendium of…

    Paperback – 2015-05-21
    Routledge

  • Intelligence and Human Abilities

    Structure, Origins and Applications, 1st Edition

    By Colin Cooper

    Choice Recommended Read Psychological research into human intelligence and abilities presents us with a number of difficult questions: Are human abilities explained by a single core intelligence or by multiple intelligences? How should abilities be assessed? With tests unlike the problems…

    Paperback – 2015-05-08
    Routledge

  • The Role of Constructs in Psychological and Educational Measurement

    1st Edition

    Edited by Henry I. Braun, Douglas N. Jackson

    Contributors to the volume represent an international "who's who" of research scientists from the fields of psychology and measurement. It offers the insights of these leading authorities regarding cognition and personality. In particular, they address the roles of constructs and values in…

    Paperback – 2015-05-07
    Routledge

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