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Adapting Educational and Psychological Tests for by Ronald K. Hambleton,Peter F. Merenda,Charles D. Spielberger PDF

By Ronald K. Hambleton,Peter F. Merenda,Charles D. Spielberger

ISBN-10: 0805830251

ISBN-13: 9780805830255

ISBN-10: 0805861769

ISBN-13: 9780805861761

Adapting academic and mental exams for Cross-Cultural Assessment severely examines and advances new tools and practices for adapting checks for cross-cultural evaluation and examine. The foreign attempt fee (ITC) guidance for try edition and conceptual and methodological concerns in try out variation are defined intimately, and questions of ethics and hindrance for validity of try rankings in cross-cultural contexts are conscientiously tested. Advances in attempt translation and variation method, together with statistical id of wrong try goods, developing equivalence of alternative language types of a try, and methodologies for evaluating checks in a number of languages, are reviewed and evaluated. The ebook additionally makes a speciality of adapting skill, fulfillment, and character assessments for cross-cultural overview in academic, commercial, and scientific settings.

This booklet furthers the ITC's project of stimulating examine on well timed themes linked to overview. It presents an outstanding source for classes in psychometric equipment, try development, and academic and/or mental review, checking out, and size. Written via across the world identified students in psychometric equipment and cross-cultural psychology, the gathering of chapters must also offer crucial info for educators and psychologists inquisitive about cross-cultural overview, in addition to scholars meaning to such careers.

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