ERIC Number: EJ804992
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008-Jul
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 42
Why Is There Still No Study of Cultural Equivalence in Standardized Cognitive Ability Tests?
Perry, Justin C.; Satiani, Anmol; Henze, Kevin T.; Mascher, Jackquelyn; Helms, Janet E.
Journal of Multicultural Counseling and Development, v36 n3 p155 Jul 2008
To investigate how the culturalist perspective on investigating racial group differences in standardized cognitive ability tests has advanced, a content analysis of 28 studies citing J. E. Helms (1992) identified 7 general themes. Overall, researchers cited J. E. Helms (1992) as support for their own hypotheses but did not directly test the culturalist perspective. (Contains 2 tables.)
Descriptors: Content Analysis, Cognitive Ability, Tests, Racial Differences, Counselors, Mental Health Workers, Racial Relations, African Americans, Whites, Social Environment, Social Class
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Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Cognitive Abilities Test