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The Resource Frontiers of Test Validity Theory : Measurement, Causation, and Meaning

Frontiers of Test Validity Theory : Measurement, Causation, and Meaning

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Frontiers of Test Validity Theory : Measurement, Causation, and Meaning
Title
Frontiers of Test Validity Theory
Title remainder
Measurement, Causation, and Meaning
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book examines test validity in the behavioral, social, and educational sciences by exploring three fundamental problems: measurement, causation and meaning. Psychometric and philosophical perspectives receive attention along with unresolved issues. The authors explore how measurement is conceived from both the classical and modern perspectives. The importance of understanding the underlying concepts as well as the practical challenges of test construction and use receive emphasis throughout. The book summarizes the current state of the test validity theory field. Necessary background o
Cataloging source
IDEBK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Markus, Keith A
Dewey number
  • 150.28/7
  • 150.287
Index
no index present
LC call number
BF39 .M277 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Psychometrics
  • Psychometrics
  • Reproducibility of Results
  • Psychometrics
  • Psychometrie
  • Test
  • Validität
Label
Frontiers of Test Validity Theory : Measurement, Causation, and Meaning
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Causality in measurement
  • Causation, correlation, and reflective measurement models
  • Problems in causation and validity : formative measurement, networks
  • Interpreting test responses : validity, values, and evaluation
  • A model of test score interpretation
  • Open questions about test score meaning
  • An integrative view of test validity
  • Epilogue as dialog: the future of test validity theory
  • References
  • Author index
  • Preface
  • Subject index
  • Example index
  • Acknowledgements
  • Introduction :
  • surveying the field of test validity theory
  • Philosophical theories of measurement
  • Psychometric models
  • Open issues in measurement theory and psychometrics
  • Test scores as samples: behavior domain theory
Control code
851155259
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299701199
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
501370
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)851155259
Label
Frontiers of Test Validity Theory : Measurement, Causation, and Meaning
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Causality in measurement
  • Causation, correlation, and reflective measurement models
  • Problems in causation and validity : formative measurement, networks
  • Interpreting test responses : validity, values, and evaluation
  • A model of test score interpretation
  • Open questions about test score meaning
  • An integrative view of test validity
  • Epilogue as dialog: the future of test validity theory
  • References
  • Author index
  • Preface
  • Subject index
  • Example index
  • Acknowledgements
  • Introduction :
  • surveying the field of test validity theory
  • Philosophical theories of measurement
  • Psychometric models
  • Open issues in measurement theory and psychometrics
  • Test scores as samples: behavior domain theory
Control code
851155259
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299701199
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
501370
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)851155259

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