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A latent trait model for dichotomous choice data


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  • Herbert Hoijtink
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    Article provided by Springer in its journal Psychometrika.

    Volume (Year): 55 (1990)
    Issue (Month): 4 (December)
    Pages: 641-656

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    Handle: RePEc:spr:psycho:v:55:y:1990:i:4:p:641-656

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    Keywords: marginal maximum likelihood; expectation maximization; nonmonotone trace lines; single-peaked preference functions; latent trait theory; unfolding;


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    1. David Thissen, 1982. "Marginal maximum likelihood estimation for the one-parameter logistic model," Psychometrika, Springer, vol. 47(2), pages 175-186, June.
    2. Mark Davison, 1977. "On a metric, unidimensional unfolding model for attitudinal and developmental data," Psychometrika, Springer, vol. 42(4), pages 523-548, December.
    3. Ivo Molenaar & Herbert Hoijtink, 1990. "The many null distributions of person fit indices," Psychometrika, Springer, vol. 55(1), pages 75-106, March.
    4. J. Ramsay, 1975. "Solving implicit equations in psychometric data analysis," Psychometrika, Springer, vol. 40(3), pages 337-360, September.
    5. Cees Glas, 1988. "The derivation of some tests for the rasch model from the multinomial distribution," Psychometrika, Springer, vol. 53(4), pages 525-546, December.
    6. Howard Wainer & Benjamin Wright, 1980. "Robust estimation of ability in the Rasch model," Psychometrika, Springer, vol. 45(3), pages 373-391, September.
    7. R. Bock & Murray Aitkin, 1981. "Marginal maximum likelihood estimation of item parameters: Application of an EM algorithm," Psychometrika, Springer, vol. 46(4), pages 443-459, December.
    8. Ivo Molenaar, 1983. "Some improved diagnostics for failure of the Rasch model," Psychometrika, Springer, vol. 48(1), pages 49-72, March.
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    1. Herbert Hoijtink & Ivo Molenaar, 1992. "Testing for DIF in a model with single peaked item characteristic curves: The parella model," Psychometrika, Springer, vol. 57(3), pages 383-397, September.
    2. Silvana Bortolotti & Rafael Tezza & Dalton Andrade & Antonio Bornia & Afonso Sousa Júnior, 2013. "Relevance and advantages of using the item response theory," Quality & Quantity: International Journal of Methodology, Springer, vol. 47(4), pages 2341-2360, June.
    3. Ulf Böckenholt & Ingo Böckenholt, 1991. "Constrained latent class analysis: Simultaneous classification and scaling of discrete choice data," Psychometrika, Springer, vol. 56(4), pages 699-716, December.
    4. Matthijs Warrens, 2009. "On Robinsonian dissimilarities, the consecutive ones property and latent variable models," Advances in Data Analysis and Classification, Springer, vol. 3(2), pages 169-184, September.
    5. Theo Eggen & Norman Verhelst, 2006. "Loss of Information in Estimating Item Parameters in Incomplete Designs," Psychometrika, Springer, vol. 71(2), pages 303-322, June.
    6. Wim Linden, 2012. "On Compensation in Multidimensional Response Modeling," Psychometrika, Springer, vol. 77(1), pages 21-30, January.


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