Psychology: Testing, Measurement and Assessment

  • Modern Psychometrics: The Science of Psychological Assessment book cover

    Modern Psychometrics

    The Science of Psychological Assessment, 4th Edition

    By John Rust, Michal Kosinski, David Stillwell

    Psychometrics plays an increasingly important role in all our lives as testing and assessment occurs from preschool until retirement. The fourth edition of this popular text introduces the reader to the subject in all its aspects including how to construct your own test, and covering recent…

    Paperback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Measuring Growth in Educational Settings book cover

    Measuring Growth in Educational Settings

    1st Edition

    By Derek Briggs

    This book is about the process of measuring and evaluating student growth in educational settings. Using large-scale assessments to measure student growth has increasingly become a major point of emphasis in systems of educational accountability. The complete process of designing, calibrating,…

    Hardback – 2019-03-01 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Statistics in the Social and Behavioral Sciences

  • The Rasch Model: A Gentle Introduction to Item Response Theory With Examples in R book cover

    The Rasch Model

    A Gentle Introduction to Item Response Theory With Examples in R, 1st Edition

    By Carolin Strobl, Matthew David Zeigenfuse

    This book provides a concise introduction to the topic of the Rasch model, which has become relatively well-known since it was used in the PISA study. In addition to a clear presentation of the underlying theory, the book also offers a practical introduction to fitting Rasch models by means of the…

    Hardback – 2019-02-01 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Statistics in the Social and Behavioral Sciences

  • How Qualitative Data Analysis Happens: Moving Beyond

    How Qualitative Data Analysis Happens

    Moving Beyond "Themes Emerged", 1st Edition

    Edited by Áine Humble, Elise Radina

    How is qualitative data actually collected, analyzed, and accomplished? How Qualitative Data Analysis Happens: Moving Beyond "Themes Emerged" offers an in-depth look into how qualitative social science researchers studying family issues and dynamics approach their data analyses. It moves beyond the…

    Paperback – 2018-12-24 
    Routledge

  • Science, Pseudo-science, Non-sense, and Critical Thinking: Why the Differences Matter book cover

    Science, Pseudo-science, Non-sense, and Critical Thinking

    Why the Differences Matter, 1st Edition

    By Gershon Ben-Shakhar, Marianna Barr

    Science, Pseudo-Science, Non-Sense, and Critical Thinking shines an unforgiving light on popular and lucrative ‘miraculous’ practices that promise to offer answers during times of trouble. Throughout the book, the authors unfold the fallacies underlying these practices, as well as the consumers’…

    Paperback – 2018-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Navigating Teacher Licensure Exams: Success and Self-Discovery on the High-Stakes Path to the Classroom book cover

    Navigating Teacher Licensure Exams

    Success and Self-Discovery on the High-Stakes Path to the Classroom, 1st Edition

    By Emery Petchauer

    Navigating Teacher Licensure Exams offers practical, empirically sourced insights into the high-stakes licensure exams required in most states for teacher certification. This unique resource foregrounds the experiences of diverse preservice teachers, including teachers of color, to understand how…

    Paperback – 2018-12-10 
    Routledge

  • Patient-Focused and Feedback Research in Psychotherapy book cover

    Patient-Focused and Feedback Research in Psychotherapy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Wolfgang Lutz, Kim de Jong, Julian Rubel

    In the last 15 years feedback interventions have had a significant impact on the field of psychotherapy research and have demonstrated their potential to enhance treatment outcomes, especially for patients with an increased risk of treatment failure. Current investigations on feedback research are…

    Paperback – 2018-12-01 
    Routledge

  • Educational and Psychological Measurement book cover

    Educational and Psychological Measurement

    1st Edition

    By W. Holmes Finch, Brian F. French

    This new text provides the most current coverage of measurement and psychometrics in a single volume. Authors W. Holmes Finch and Brian F. French first review the basics of psychometrics and measurement, before moving on to more complex topics such as equating and scaling, item response theory,…

    Paperback – 2018-11-01 
    Routledge

  • Measurement in Social Psychology book cover

    Measurement in Social Psychology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Hart Blanton, LaCroix Jessica M., Webster Gregory D.

    Although best known for experimental methods, social psychology also has a strong tradition of measurement. This volume seeks to highlight this tradition by introducing readers to measurement strategies that help drive social psychological research and theory development. The books opens with an…

    Paperback – 2018-10-24 
    Routledge
    Frontiers of Social Psychology

  • Psychological Testing: Theory and Practice book cover

    Psychological Testing

    Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Colin Cooper

    Psychological tests are everywhere. They are widely used by practitioners, researchers, clinicians, and educators -anyone, in fact, who needs to measure various aspects of personality, cognitive abilities, mood and suchlike. Psychometrics is the science of psychological assessment. It covers…

    Paperback – 2018-10-15
    Routledge

  • Professional Behaviors and Dispositions: Counseling Competencies and Lifelong Growth book cover

    Professional Behaviors and Dispositions

    Counseling Competencies and Lifelong Growth, 1st Edition

    By Candace M. McLain, Joelle P. Lewis

    Professional Behaviors and Dispositions teaches counselors in training (CITs) how to cultivate counselor competencies and critical thinking skills in support of lifelong professional development. CITs will first gain a detailed understanding of the professional behaviors and dispositions expected…

    Paperback – 2018-10-11
    Routledge

  • Longitudinal Multivariate Psychology book cover

    Longitudinal Multivariate Psychology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Emilio Ferrer, Steven M. Boker, Kevin J. Grimm

    This volume presents a collection of chapters focused on the study of multivariate change. As people develop and change, multivariate measurement of that change and analysis of those measures can illuminate the regularities in the trajectories of individual development, as well as time-dependent…

    Paperback – 2018-09-21
    Routledge
    Multivariate Applications Series

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