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ERIC Number: EJ782482
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
Pages: 6
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-1076-9986
Lyle V. Jones: Biography
Journal of Educational and Behavioral Statistics, v28 n4 p389-394 Win 2003
Lyle V. Jones served as director of the Thurstone Psychometric Laboratory and also became the Vice Chancellor and Dean of the Graduate School of the University of North Carolina (UNC). Jones has been a Research Professor at UNC since 1992. This article presents an interview with Jones wherein he talked about his career as a researcher. Jones also discussed how he got involved with the Thurstone Psychometric Laboratory at UNC. In addition, he talked about his role in the development of National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP). Lastly, Jones talked about his views concerning the entire debate over significance testing which has intensified recently.
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Language: English
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