9780132573214

Psychological Testing, Study Guide

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  • ISBN13:

    9780132573214

  • ISBN10:

    0132573210

  • Edition: 7th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1997-09-18
  • Publisher: Pearson

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Table of Contents

Preface v
To the Student vi
PART I. Functions and Origins of Psychological Testing
Nature and Use of Psychological Tests
1(12)
Historical Antecedents of Modern Testing
13(9)
PART II. Technical and Methodological Principles
Norms and the Meaning of Test Scores
22(19)
Reliability
41(13)
Validity: Basic Concepts
54(12)
Validity: Measurement and Interpretation
66(14)
Item Analysis
80(13)
PART III. Ability Testing
Individual Tests
93(13)
Tests for Special Populations
106(14)
Group Testing
120(10)
Nature of Intelligence
130(14)
Psychological Issues in Ability Testing
144(12)
PART IV. Personality Testing
Self-Report Personality Inventories
156(16)
Measuring Interests and Attitudes
172(12)
Projective Techniques
184(15)
Other Assessment Techniques
199(13)
PART V. Applications of Testing
Major Contexts of Current Test Use
212(34)
Ethical and Social Considerations in Testing
246(9)
Appendix A. Table of Areas Under the Normal Curve 255(12)
Appendix B. A Suggested Outline for Test Evaluation 267

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