ISBN-10:
058242335X
ISBN-13:
9780582423350
Pub. Date:
04/11/2000
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
The Power of Tests: A Critical Perspective on the Uses of Language Tests / Edition 1

The Power of Tests: A Critical Perspective on the Uses of Language Tests / Edition 1

by Elana Shohamy

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780582423350
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 04/11/2000
Series: Language In Social Life Series
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 208
Product dimensions: 6.25(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.54(d)

About the Author

Elana Shohamy is a Professor and Chair of the Language Education program at the School of Education, Tel Aviv University, Israel. Her main areas of research are language testing and assessment, language policy and issues of immigrants and multilingualism.

Table of Contents

Part 1: The power of tests

Part 2: Uses of tests: studies and cases

Part 3: Uses of tests: conclusions and interpretations

Part 4: Democratic perspectives of testing

Epilogue

Bibliography

Index

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