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ERIC Number: EJ557049
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0265-5322
Demands of Being Professional in Language Testing.
Davies, Alan
Language Testing, v14 n3 p328-39 Nov 1997
Discusses the need for a strong ethical foundation in the social sciences, which include language testing. Proposes the need for a professional morality and explains the importance of such morality to individuals and other stakeholders. It is argued that the intrusive nature of language testing and the normative role of language tests raises ethical questions related to professional practice. (13 references) (Author/CK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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