ERIC Number: ED170324
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1976-May
Reports of LSAC Sponsored Research: Volume I, 1949-1967.
Law School Admission Council, Princeton, NJ.
Thirty-eight research reports and summaries of projects studying law school admission and the Law School Admission Test (LSAT) are presented. These research projects were supported by the Law School Admission Council between 1949 and 1969. A subject and an author index, for this and the following volume, covering 1970-1974, are also provided. The topics in this volume include: LSAT validation; prediction of law school grades; LSAT subtests; methods of decreasing test length; intra-individual reliability; personality and aptitude predictors of achievement; statistical analysis of item data and data processing; relationships among subtest scores; characteristics of law students and of lawyers; afternoon tests; undergraduate grades; testing culturally deprived and non-white candidates; and validity of experimental test items. (GDC)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, College Entrance Examinations, Grade Prediction, Graduate Study, Higher Education, Institutional Research, Law Schools, Legal Education, Predictive Validity, Predictor Variables, Professional Education, Research Reports, Research Reviews (Publications), Success
Law Programs, Educational Testing Service, P.O. Box 40, Newtown Pennsylvania 18940 ($10.00)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Collected Works - General; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Law School Admission Council, Princeton, NJ.
Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Law School Admission Test