ERIC Number: EJ584002
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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Validity in Language Assessment.
Chapelle, Carol A.
Annual Review of Applied Linguistics, v19 p254-72 1999
Provides a history of validation in language testing, discusses current approaches to validation in language testing (hypothesis about testing outcomes, relevant evidence for testing the hypothesis, developing a validity argument), and gives an overview of current challenges in language-test validation (defining the language construct to be measured, developing a validity argument for a particular test case, applying validation theory to language-testing practice). (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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