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ERIC Number: EJ528696
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0013-1644
Ethnic Group Representation in Test Construction Samples and Test Bias: The Standardization Fallacy Revisited.
Fan, Xitao; And Others
Educational and Psychological Measurement, v56 n3 p365-82 Jun 1996
Applying 2 different models of test construction to test results for a pool of more than 190,000 high school students found no systematic bias against groups with smaller or no representation in the test standardization sample. These results support the integrity of widely used sampling and item selection procedures. (SLD)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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