Psychological Testing

A Practical Approach to Design and Evaluation

by Theresa J.B. Kline

Psychological Testing: A Practical Approach to Design and Evaluation offers a fresh and innovative approach for graduate students and faculty in the fields of testing, measurement, psychometrics, research design, and related areas of study. Author Theresa J.B. Kline guides readers through the process of designing and evaluating a test, while ensuring that the test meets the highest professional standards. The author uses simple, clear examples throughout and fully details the required statistical analyses. Topics include—but are not limited to—design of item stems and responses; sampling strategies; classical and modern test theory; IRT program examples; reliability of tests and raters; validation using content, criterion-related, and factor analytic approaches; test and item bias; and professional and ethical issues in testing.
  • SAGE Publications; February 2005
  • ISBN: 9781452245133
  • Edition: 1
  • Read online, or download in secure PDF or secure ePub format
  • Title: Psychological Testing
  • Author: Theresa J.B. Kline
  • Imprint: SAGE Publications, Inc

In The Press

Psychological Testing  is an accessible, easy-to-read book that effectively communicates the current concepts, trends, and controversies in the field of psychological testing. Readers are provided with an in-depth analysis of psychometrics in a format that will keep their attention and that they will be able to relate to the significance of psychological testing across numerous areas such as schools, businesses, clinical settings, military, or government.
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