ERIC Number: ED310137
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: N/A
Item Response Theory: Introduction and Bibliography. Research Report No. 196.
Hambleton, Ronald K.
A brief overview of item response theory is provided, and a 186-item bibliography of books and articles on the subject dating from 1953 to June 1989 is presented. The overview includes a definition of the theory, a discussion of its development and application, and comparisons with classical test theory. All publications in the bibliography were issued in the United States. The bibliography is organized into 13 categories, as follows: general articles/texts, models, parameter estimation, model fit, scales, robustness studies, test development studies, adaptive testing studies, item banking studies, equating studies, item bias studies, miscellaneous applications, and computer programs. (TJH)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Massachusetts Univ., Amherst. Laboratory of Psychometric and Evaluative Research.