ERIC Number: EJ628799
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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The New Rules of Measurement: What Every Psychologist and Educator Should Know. Susan E. Embretson and Scott L. Hershberger, Eds. [book review].
Psychometrika, v66 n1 p153-55 Mar 2001
This volume is designed to supplement contemporary textbooks on measurement and testing by explicating some often neglected topics, with particular emphasis on item response theory (IRT). Six chapters focus on the measurement of cognitive abilities, four focus on personality measurement, and a closing chapter contains an overview of IRT. The book does not include latent class and nonparametric IRT. (SLD)
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Note: Reviews "The New Rules of Measurement: What Every Psychologist and Educator Should Know" edited by Susan E. Embretson and Scott L. Hershberger. Mahwah, NJ; Lawrence Erlbaum, 1999.