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Title Individual psychological assessment : predicting behavior in organizational settings / Richard Jeanneret, Rob Silzer, editors ; foreword by Manuel London
Published San Francisco, CA : Jossey Bass Publishers, [1998]


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Description xxv, 495 pages ; 23 cm
Series Jossey-Bass business & management series
Jossey-Bass social & behavioral science series
Professional practice series
Jossey-Bass business & management series.
Jossey-Bass social and behavioral science series.
Professional practice series.
Contents Foreword / Manuel London -- 1. An Overview of Individual Psychological Assessment / Richard Jeanneret and Rob Silzer -- 2. Theoretical Frameworks for Assessment / Joyce Hogan and Robert Hogan -- 3. Individual Assessment: The Research Base / Ann Marie Ryan and Paul R. Sackett -- 4. Ethical, Legal, and Professional Issues for Individual Assessment / Richard Jeanneret -- 5. Designing the Individual Assessment Process / Michael H. Frisch -- 6. Getting at Character: The Simplicity on the Other Side of Complexity / Robert E. Kaplan -- 7. A Clinical Approach to Executive Selection / Harry Levinson -- 8. Communicating Results for Impact / Pierre Meyer -- 9. Assessing and Changing Managers for New Organizational Roles / Larry Fogli and Kristina Whitney -- 10. Assessment Across Cultures / John R. Fulkerson -- 11. Assessment as Organizational Strategy / Sandra L. Davis -- 12. Shaping Organizational Leadership: The Ripple Effect of Assessment / Rob Silzer
13. Anticipating the Future: Assessment Strategies for Tomorrow / Rob Silzer and Richard Jeanneret
Summary "Presented by the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology, this is the first and only work to offer readers a comprehensive look at individual psychological assessment as currently practiced in business environments. Here, you will examine the best methods and techniques now in use. You will see how assessment is being used to alter organizational cultures and achieve specific business goals. You will discover a framework you can use to make your own practice state-of-the-art. And you will benefit from thought-provoking discussions on issues vital to the field's continued success as well as informed predictions for its future. All of which makes this an essential resource for anyone concerned with individual psychological assessment."--BOOK JACKET
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 476-477) and index
Subject Employment tests.
Psychological tests.
Psychology, Industrial.
Author Jeanneret, Richard.
Silzer, Robert Frank.
LC no. 98017395
ISBN 0787908614