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ERIC Number: EJ393273
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Reference Count: 0
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ISSN: ISSN-0001-8791
Why Plaintiff's Counsel Challenge Tests, and how They Can Successfully Challenge the Theory of "Validity Generalization."
Seymour, Richard T.
Journal of Vocational Behavior, v33 n3 p331-64 Dec 1988
Argues that occupational tests can exclude racial minorities and that many industrial psychologists have overlooked evidence that many tests are biased and that some claims for validity generalization are based on faulty science. Outlines what plaintiff's counsel looks for in deciding to try a testing case, and provides primer on how to challenge validity generalization. (NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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