Differential Item Functioning (Quantitative Applications in the Social Sciences Series) / Edition 2

Differential Item Functioning (Quantitative Applications in the Social Sciences Series) / Edition 2

by Steven J. Osterlind, Howard T. Everson
     
 

This new edition presents an up-to-date description of differential item functioning. It describes varying procedures for addressing this process in practical testing contexts and presents useful examples and studies that readers may employ as a guide in their own workSee more details below

Overview

This new edition presents an up-to-date description of differential item functioning. It describes varying procedures for addressing this process in practical testing contexts and presents useful examples and studies that readers may employ as a guide in their own work

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781412954945
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
10/14/2009
Series:
Quantitative Applications in the Social Sciences Series, #161
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
87
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.30(d)

Table of Contents

About the Authors
Series Editor's Introduction
1. Introduction
2. Description of DIF
3. Statistical Facets of DIF
4. Important Considerations
5. History of Test Bias and DIF
6. Quick-But-Incomplete Methods
7. Mantel-Haenszel Procedure
8. Nonparametic Methods
9. IRT-Based Methods
10. Logistic Regression
11. Specialized DIF Procedures
12. Future Directions
Conclusion
References
Author Index
Subject Index

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