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Author Crocker, Linda M.

Title Introduction to classical and modern test theory / Linda Crocker, James Algina
Published New York : Holt, Rinehart, and Winston, [1986]


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Description xiii, 527 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents UNIT 1: Introduction to measurement theory -- What is test theory? -- Statistical concepts for test theory -- Introduction to scaling -- Process of test construction -- Test scores as composites -- UNIT 2: Reliability -- Reliability and the classical true score model -- Procedures for estimating reliability -- Introduction to generalizability theory -- Reliability coefficients for criterion-referenced tests -- UNIT 3: Validity -- Introduction to validity -- Statistical procedures for prediction and classification -- Bias in selection -- Factor analysis -- UNIT 4: Item analysis in test development -- Item analysis -- Introduction to item response theory -- Detecting item bias -- UNIT 4: Test scoring and interpretation -- Correcting for guessing and other scoring methods -- Setting standards -- Norms and standard scores -- Equating scores from different tests
Analysis Psychological tests
Notes Includes indexes
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 482-498
Subject Educational tests and measurements.
Author Algina, James.
LC no. 85017647
ISBN 0030616344
Other Titles Cover title: Introduction to classical & modern test theory