ERIC Number: EJ588911
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
"Handbook of Modern Item Response Theory," by Wim J. van der Linden and Ronald K. Hambleton [book review].
Journal of Educational Measurement, v35 n4 p346-51 Win 1998
This book provides a historical overview of item-response theory (IRT) and contains a compendium of item-response-theory research. Each of its six sections deals with a unique application of a model or a family of models. Requires a strong psychometric background to understand some of the discussions. (SLD)
Publication Type: Book/Product Reviews; Journal Articles
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Note: Reviews "Handbook of Modern Item Response Theory" by Wim J. van der Linden and Ronald K. Hambleton, New York: Springer-Verlag, 1997.