Exercises in Psychological Testing and Assessment: An Introduction to Tests and Measurement / Edition 4

Exercises in Psychological Testing and Assessment: An Introduction to Tests and Measurement / Edition 4

by Ronald Jay Cohen
     
 

ISBN-10: 0767405102

ISBN-13: 9780767405102

Pub. Date: 02/28/1999

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

Psychological Testing and Assessment: An Introduction to Tests and Measurement Workbook is the standard-setting text workbook that through seven editions has overviewed measurement in psychology with unrivaled depth, breadth, and clarity. Logically organized and lucidly written, this book acquaints readers with important historical, legal/ethical, and cultural

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Psychological Testing and Assessment: An Introduction to Tests and Measurement Workbook is the standard-setting text workbook that through seven editions has overviewed measurement in psychology with unrivaled depth, breadth, and clarity. Logically organized and lucidly written, this book acquaints readers with important historical, legal/ethical, and cultural issues, and then proceeds to provide readers with the information necessary to understand psychometric concepts such as reliability, validity, and utility.
This workbook supplies the tools students need to achieve knowledge- and skills-building goals. It contains supplementary readings that expand and elaborate on the material in the textbook. It contains independent research exercises in which the students continue where the textbook authors left-off; the task in those exercises will be to update and expand upon the material presented. This book also contains valuable tools for mentally and behaviorally rehearsing many skills demanded of assessment professionals.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780767405102
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
02/28/1999
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
285
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

PART I : An Overview

Chapter 1: Psychological Testing and Assesment
Chapter 2: Historical, Cultural, and Legal/Ethical Considerations disabilities
PART II The Science of Psychological Measurement
Chapter 3: A Statistics Refresher

Chapter 4: OF TESTS AND TESTING
Chapter 5:
RELIABILITY
Chapter 6:
VALIDITY
Chapter 7:
UTILITY
PART 3: The Assessment of Intelligence
Chapter 8:
Intellegince and It's Measurement
Chapter 9:
Tests of Intelligence
Chapter 10:
Pre-School and Educational Assessment
Part 4: The Assessment of Personality
Chapter 11:
Personality Assessment: An Overview
Chapter 12:
Personality Assessment: Methods
PART V Testing and Assessment in Action

Chapter 13:
Clinical and Counseling

Chapter 14: Neuropsychological Assessment

Chapter 15: The Assessment of People with Disabilities

Chapter 16: Assessment, Careers, and Business

Appendix A: The Midtown Manhattan Practice of Personality Inventory (MMPPI)
Appendix B: A Glossary of Measurement Terms
Sources
Solutions

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