Psychological Testing and Assessment

Author: Edward Sturman
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN: 9780078035302
Format: PDF, ePub
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Psychological Testing and Assessment presents students with a solid grounding in psychometrics and the world of testing and assessment. The book distinguishes itself through its logical organization, readable text, and many pedagogical aids, such as the “Meet an Assessment Professional” feature in every chapter which highlights the works of people such as Dr. Stephen Finn, architect of therapeutic assessment. Now in its eighth edition, this text has consistently won enthusiastic reviews not only for its balance of breadth and depth of coverage, but for content that brings a human face to the assessment enterprise.

Psychological Testing and Assessment Value Pack W MySearchLab

Author: Lewis R. Aiken
Publisher: Pearson College Division
ISBN: 9780205678389
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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MySearchLab provides students with a complete understanding of the research process so they can complete research projects confidently and efficiently. Students and instructors with an internet connection can visit www.MySearchLab.com and receive immediate access to thousands of full articles from the EBSCO ContentSelect database. In addition, MySearchLab offers extensive content on the research process itself--including tips on how to navigate and maximize time in the campus library, a step-by-step guide on writing a research paper, and instructions on how to finish an academic assignment with endnotes and bibliography. A proven classic in the field, this edition of Psychological Testing and Assessment features new co-author Gary Groth-Marnat. Building on Aiken's strong foundation, this edition has been thoroughly updated, offering extensive coverage of new tests, inventories, and scales, the methods used in constructing these psychometric instruments, and the application of them. Greater integration of chapters, enhanced student activities, more opportunities to increase depth through web-based resources, new editions of various tests, greater emphasis on applied aspects of assessment, and revisions in the content and format of college entrance examinations drive Aiken and Groth-Marnat's twelfth edition. Substantial attention has also been given to neuropsychological assessment, adaptive testing, item response theory, the use of computers in psychological testing, and applications of tests in various contexts.

Psychological Testing Principles Applications and Issues

Author: Robert M. Kaplan
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1337098132
Format: PDF, Mobi
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PSYCHOLOGICAL TESTING: PRINCIPLES, APPLICATIONS, AND ISSUES, Ninth Edition explains the fundamentals of psychological testing, their important applications, and the controversies that emerge from those applications in clinical, education, industrial, medical, and legal settings. Kaplan and Saccuzzo's engaging and thorough text demonstrates how psychological tests are constructed and used, both in a professional setting and in everyday lives. It explains core concepts that affect the evaluation of all tests, major types of psychological tests, and current issues affecting testing such as stereotype threat, bias, laws, and ethics. Chapters are independent enough to allow instructors to structure their class to achieve course objectives. Test profiles and sample items illustrate how psychological testing is used and reported. Case studies demonstrate the uses and misuses of psychological testing, while technical examples assist students in grasping complex statistical concepts. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Foundations of Psychological Testing

Author: Leslie A. Miller
Publisher: SAGE Publications
ISBN: 1483369277
Format: PDF, Docs
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Offering a clear introduction to the basics of psychological testing as well as to psychometrics and statistics, Foundations of Psychological Testing: A Practical Approach, Fifth Edition by Leslie A. Miller and Robert L. Lovler is a practical book that includes discussion of foundational concepts and issues, using real-life examples and situations that students will easily recognize, relate to, and find interesting. A variety of pedagogical tools further the conceptual understanding needed for effective use of tests and test scores. Now aligned with the 2014 Standards for Educational and Psychological Testing, the Fifth Edition offers new and expanded content throughout.

Cracking the GRE Psychology Subject Test

Author: Meg Jay
Publisher: Princeton Review
ISBN: 0375429735
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Offers strategies for taking the GRE in psychology; reviews important concepts, terms, and individuals; and includes a practice test.

Psychology at Work

Author: Dianne Krumm
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 9781572596597
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Psychology at Work examines facets of the changing nature of work and the work world from a uniquely defined psychological perspective. It has been designed to blend the best of traditional and current approaches to teaching industrial and organizational psychology with an innovative topic order, unique new features, and a firm foundation of pedagogical soundness.

Psychological Testing and Assessment

Author: David Shum
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780190305208
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Psychological Testing and Assessment is a comprehensive introduction to theory, research and best practice for psychological testing and assessment in an Australian context. The text examines key principles, provides varied examples, discusses local issues and addresses the AustralianPsychological Society's Code of Ethics. Covering the latest in theory and research, it provides students with a practical and accessible guide to the dynamic and evolving field of psychological assessment. The third edition has been updated to incorporate the latest theory and research, and now has expanded coverage of controversies, cross-cultural assessment and acquiescence. It includes new case examples which show real-world application of theory and key term margin notes which assist studentlearning.