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The attack of the psychometricians


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  • Denny Borsboom


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    Article provided by Springer in its journal Psychometrika.

    Volume (Year): 71 (2006)
    Issue (Month): 3 (September)
    Pages: 425-440

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    Handle: RePEc:spr:psycho:v:71:y:2006:i:3:p:425-440

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    Keywords: Psychometrics; modern test theory; classical test theory; construct validity; psychological measurement;


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    1. Robert Mislevy & Norman Verhelst, 1990. "Modeling item responses when different subjects employ different solution strategies," Psychometrika, Springer, vol. 55(2), pages 195-215, June.
    2. Francis Tuerlinckx & Paul Boeck, 2005. "Two interpretations of the discrimination parameter," Psychometrika, Springer, vol. 70(4), pages 629-650, December.
    3. de Palma, Andre & Marcucci, Edoardo & Niskanen, Esko & Wieland, Bernhard, 2005. "Introduction," European Transport \ Trasporti Europei, ISTIEE, Institute for the Study of Transport within the European Economic Integration, issue 31, pages 1-5.
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    1. Mark Wilson, 2013. "Seeking a Balance Between the Statistical and Scientific Elements in Psychometrics," Psychometrika, Springer, vol. 78(2), pages 211-236, April.
    2. Patrick Mair & Reinhold Hatzinger, . "Extended Rasch Modeling: The eRm Package for the Application of IRT Models in R," Journal of Statistical Software, American Statistical Association, vol. 20(i09).
    3. Cadogan, John W. & Lee, Nick, 2013. "Improper use of endogenous formative variables," Journal of Business Research, Elsevier, vol. 66(2), pages 233-241.
    4. Klaas Sijtsma, 2009. "On the Use, the Misuse, and the Very Limited Usefulness of Cronbach’s Alpha," Psychometrika, Springer, vol. 74(1), pages 107-120, March.
    5. Ulrich Schimmack, 2008. "Measuring Wellbeing in the SOEP," SOEPpapers on Multidisciplinary Panel Data Research 145, DIW Berlin, The German Socio-Economic Panel (SOEP).
    6. Michael Kane, 2006. "In Praise of Pluralism. A Comment on Borsboom," Psychometrika, Springer, vol. 71(3), pages 441-445, September.
    7. Leann Schneider & Ulrich Schimmack, 2009. "Self-Informant Agreement in Well-Being Ratings: A Meta-Analysis," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 94(3), pages 363-376, December.


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