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Handbook on testing

Author: Ronna F Dillon
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1997.
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A study of the work in educational, psychological, technical, and occupational testing in public and private sectors. The book examines the standards for tests and the testing environments, testing  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Handbook on testing.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1997
(DLC) 96047430
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ronna F Dillon
ISBN: 058539203X 9780585392035
OCLC Number: 49569808
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 387 pages) : illustrations, charts
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Preface A New Era in Testing by Ronna F. Dillon Measurement Principles for the New Generation of Tests: A Quiet Revolution by Susan E. Embretson Standards for Educational and Psychological Tests and Testing Professionals by Ruth B. Ekstrom, Patricia B. Elmore, and William D. Schafer What Makes an Aptitude Test Valid? by Malcolm J. Ree and Thomas R. Carretta The History of Intelligence Testing in Context: The Impact of Personal, Religious, and Scientific Beliefs on the Development of Theories and Tests of Human Abilities by David Lohman Ability Profiles by Jan-Eric Gustafsson and Richard E. Snow Intelligence Revised: The Planning, Attention, Simultaneous, Successive (PASS) Cognitive Processing Theory by Jack A. Naglieri and J. P. Das Dynamic Testing by Ronna F. Dillon Army Alpha to CAT-ASVAB: Four-Score Years of Military Personnel Selection and Classification Testing by Brian K. Waters The Use of Computerized Adaptive Testing in the Military by Kathleen E. Moreno, Daniel O. Segall, and Rebecca Hetter Steps Toward an Improved Pilot Selection Battery by William C. Tirre Criterion Development in Project A by Lawrence Hanser Medical School Admissions Testing by Judith A. Koenig and Andrew Wiley Assessment of Individuals with Disabilities: Educational Utility or Social Futility? by Sidney R. Miller and Pamela F. Miller Employment Testing in Private Industry by Wanda J. Campbell and David J. Kleinke Using Tests to Promote Classroom Learning by Frank N. Dempster Smart Testing by Patrick C. Kyllonen References
Responsibility: edited by Ronna F. Dillon.


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