4 edition of Leading -Edge Psychological Tests and Testing Research found in the catalog.
January 31, 2007
by Nova Science Pub Inc
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||213|
Description. Testing, Measurement, Assessment Mastering Modern Psychological Testing: Theory & Methods presents quality written research in a thorough and comprehensive manner that allows students to master the material. This text provides a comprehensive introduction to psychological assessment and covers areas not typically addressed in existing test and measurements texts such as Format: On-line Supplement. Personality testing and assessment refer to techniques that are used to accurately and consistently measure personality. Personality tests can be used to help furthur clarify a clinical diagnosis, to guide therapeutic interventions, and to help predict how people may respond in different situations.
The surprises thrown up by DNA ancestry testing raise a set of complex ethical, psychological, and social issues. These have been under-discussed by clinicians, researchers, and society as a whole. Most textbooks on psychological testing cover purposes, history, classical theory, psychometric properties (norms, reliability, validity), test construction, issues such as group differences, heredity and environmental influences, professional and ethical concerns, and a description of the major maximum and typical performance tests in.
Research Guides Education Written by leading researchers and clinicians, this book contains information on the history of testing, the range of tests, theoretical considerations, psychometric concerns, legal/ethical considerations and future development. This book describes the extensive contributions made toward the advancement of human assessment by scientists from one of the world's leading research institutions, Educational Testing Service. The book's four major sections detail research and development in measurement and statistics, education policy analysis and evaluation, scientific Author: Kelly Hangauer.
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Miller and Robert L. Lovler is a practical book that includes discussion of foundational concepts and issues, using real-life examples and situations that students will easily recognize, relate to. Psychometrics and Psychological Assessment: Principles and Applications reports on contemporary perspectives and models on psychological assessment and their corresponding measures.
It highlights topics relevant to clinical and neuropsychological domains, including cognitive abilities, adaptive behavior, temperament, and psychopathology.
From early answer sheets filled in with number 2 pencils, to tests administered by mainframe computers, to assessments wholly constructed by computers, it is clear that technology is changing the field of educational and psychological measurement.
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The International Test Commission (ITC) guidelines for test adaptation and conceptual and methodological issues in test adaptation are described in detail, and questions of ethics and concern for. Psychology and psychological testing have long had a close relationship with education. This has been particularly true with regards to learning and learning disorders.
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Aligned with the Standards for Price: $ Psychological Test Adaptation and Development (PTAD) is the official open access journal of the European Association of Psychological Assessment. PTAD is the first open access, peer-reviewed journal publishing papers which present the adaptation of tests to specific (e.g., cultural) needs, test translations, or the development of existing measures.
Widely regarded as a premier clinical reference, this book provides state-of-the-science tools for conducting effective assessments and using the results to plan and monitor evidence-based interventions.
Leading authorities present proven approaches to screening and assessment for specific psychological problems.
Schuler, in International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences, Tests. Psychological tests are standardized routinely used methods for the measurement of individual behavioral characteristics, from which conclusions can be drawn pertaining to the individuals' traits or their behavior in other situations.
In scientifically controlled aptitude measurement, tests are the. This book is wonderful for higher education students that are in Master's courses or doctoral courses. For an undergraduate purpose (like what I teach) it goes too in depth with statistics and how to design tests.
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