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ERIC Number: EJ598342
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-0655
A Comparison of Alternative Matching Strategies for DIF Detection in Tests That Are Multidimensional.
Clauser, Brian E.; Nungester, Ronald J.; Mazor, Kathleen; Ripkey, Douglas
Journal of Educational Measurement, v33 n2 p202-14 Sum 1996
Compared the results of differential item functioning (DIF) analysis with matching based on the total test score, matching based on subtest scores, or multivariate matching using multiple subtest scores. Results using 2,000 responses from medical students suggest that matching on multiple subtest scores may be superior to the other methods. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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