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ERIC Number: EJ396704
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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A Latent Trait Method for Measuring a Dimension in Second Language Proficiency.
Adams, Raymond J.; And Others
Language Testing, v4 n1 p9-27 Jun 1987
Classical test theory and correlational techniques such as factor analysis have been unable to deal with many language tests' measurement problems. The Partial Credit Model, a latent trait model for the analysis of data scored in ordered categories, is used to construct and analyze an oral interview test of English as a Second Language. (28 references) (Author/CB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Information Analyses
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Language: English
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