Ordinal Measurement in the Behavioral Sciences provides:
*methods for analyzing test responses;
*extensive discussions of ordinal approaches to analyzing data that are judgments of stimuli;
*methods for treating psychological data in ways consistent with its ordinal nature so as to stimulate new developments in this area; and
*ordinal test theory and the unfolding methods that are applicable to cross-cultural studies.
Advanced students, researchers, and practitioners concerned with psychological measurement should find this book relevant. Measurement professionals will find it provides useful and simple methods that stimulate thought about measurement's real issues.
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Number of pages: 209
Weight: 363 g
Dimensions: 229 x 152 mm
"This book....aims to step back from the model-driven perspective which underlies almost all of modern statistics, to adopt a more elementary empiricist perspective....a welcome addition to the literature on the foundations of measurement in psychology."
-Short Book Reviews
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