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An introduction to psychological assessment and psychometrics, Keith Coaley

Label
An introduction to psychological assessment and psychometrics
Title
An introduction to psychological assessment and psychometrics
Statement of responsibility
Keith Coaley
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A British-based textbook that gives clear orientation to the legal, social and medical circumstances of psychological assessment in a refreshingly student friendly style
Cataloging source
NLM
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Coaley, Keith
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Psychological Tests
  • Psychometrics
Label
An introduction to psychological assessment and psychometrics, Keith Coaley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [265]-282) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction: foundations of psychological assessment -- Part I. The essential tools of psychological measurement -- 2. The basic components: scales and items -- 3. How assessment measures are made -- 4. Statistics for psychological measurement -- Part II. The essential characteristics of psychological measurement -- 5. The importance of reliability -- 6. The significance of validity -- Part III. Applications of assessment and measurement -- 7. Measuring intelligence and ability -- 8. The assessment and measurement of personality -- 9. Alternative perspectives on assessment -- Part V. Ethical and professional issues -- 10. Best practice in assessment and testing -- Part V. Constructing your own test or questionnaire -- 11. How to make your own test or questionnaire
Control code
ocn612187469
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 291 p.
Isbn
9781847874795
Lccn
2009929038
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
Label
An introduction to psychological assessment and psychometrics, Keith Coaley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [265]-282) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction: foundations of psychological assessment -- Part I. The essential tools of psychological measurement -- 2. The basic components: scales and items -- 3. How assessment measures are made -- 4. Statistics for psychological measurement -- Part II. The essential characteristics of psychological measurement -- 5. The importance of reliability -- 6. The significance of validity -- Part III. Applications of assessment and measurement -- 7. Measuring intelligence and ability -- 8. The assessment and measurement of personality -- 9. Alternative perspectives on assessment -- Part V. Ethical and professional issues -- 10. Best practice in assessment and testing -- Part V. Constructing your own test or questionnaire -- 11. How to make your own test or questionnaire
Control code
ocn612187469
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 291 p.
Isbn
9781847874795
Lccn
2009929038
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.

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