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Psychometric testing : critical perspectives

Author: Barry Cripps
Publisher: Chichester, West Sussex, UK : Wiley Blackwell, 2017. ©2017
Series: BPS textbooks in psychology.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book offers an examination of the strengths and limitations psychometric testing, with coverage of diverse methods of test development and application. It explores a variety of topics related to the field, including test construction, use and applications in human resources and training, assessment and verification of training courses, and consulting and includes applications for clinical psychology,  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Ebook version :
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Barry Cripps
ISBN: 9781119182986 1119182980 9781119183013 1119183014 1119183022 9781119183020 1119182999 9781119182993
OCLC Number: 987043189
Description: xxi, 304 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: The History of Psychometrics / Craig Knight --
Ride the Horse Around the Course: Triangulating Nomothetic and Idiographic Approaches to Personality Assessment / Barry Cripps --
A Very Good Question? / Peter Saville and Rab Maciver --
Big Data and Predictive Analytics: Opportunity or Threat to the Future of Tests and Testing / Eugene Burke --
The Practical Application of Test User Knowledge and Skills / Gerry Duggan --
The Utility of Psychometric Tests for Small Organisations / Paul Barrett --
HR Applications of Psychometrics / Rob Bailey --
Defining and Assessing Leadership Talent: A Multi-layered Approach / Caroline Curtis --
Psychometrics: The Evaluation and Development of Team Performance / Stephen Benton --
Psychometrics in Sport: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly / Dave Collins and Andrew Cruickshank --
Using Psychometrics to Make Management Selection Decisions: A Practitioner Journey / Hugh McCredie --
Psychometrics in Clinical Settings / Hamilton Fairfax --
The Use and Misuse of Psychometrics in Clinical Settings / Susan van Scoyoc --
Measuring the Dark Side / Adrian Furnham --
Projective Measures and Occupational Assessment / Christopher Ridgeway --
Testing across Cultures: Translation, Adaptation and Indigenous: Test Development / Lina Daouk-Oyry and Pia Zeinoun --
Personality Testing in the Workplace: Can Internet Business Disruption Erode the Influence of Psychology Ethics? / Earon Kavanagh --
A Practitioner's Viewpoint: Limitations and Assumptions Implicit in Assessment / Jay Roseveare --
When Profit Comes In the Door, Does Science Go Out the Window? / Robert Forde --
The Future of Psychometric Testing / Robert McHenry.
Series Title: BPS textbooks in psychology.
Responsibility: edited by Barry Cripps.

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Psychometric Testing offers an in-depth examination of the strengths and limitations psychometric testing, with coverage of diverse methods of test development and application.  Read more...

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Can Psychometrics Be Exciting? Oh yes! Psychometric Testing - Critical Perspectives Dr Barry Cripps (Ed), Wiley-Blackwell 2017 Reviewed by Dr George Sik I know you'll find this hard to believe but Read more...

 
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