ERIC Number: EJ594609
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Item Response Theory.
Harvey, Robert J.; Hammer, Allen L.
Counseling Psychologist, v27 n3 p353-83 May 1999
Examines item-response theory (IRT), which seeks to model the way in which latent psychological constructs manifest themselves in terms of observable item responses. Provides an overview of the most popular IRT models and contrasts them with the techniques used in classical test theory. Results highlight several IRT advantages. (Author/GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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