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ERIC Number: EJ555039
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-1363-9080
Fair Use of Psychometrics in Guidance.
Wood, Robert; Butterworth, Alison
Journal of Education and Work, v10 n3 p281-91 Oct 1997
Psychometric measures such as ability tests and personality and interest inventories have the potential to be misused with ethnic minorities, women, and people with disabilities. Applying them fairly, giving testees opportunities for preparation and practice, and interpreting scores in the context of feedback are recommended. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
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Language: English
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