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psychometrics

Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health.

n. the measurement of individual differences in psychological functions (such as intelligence and personality) by means of standardized tests. —psychometric adj.null...

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Psychometrics and Psychological Tests

Steven J. Osterlind.

in The Error of Truth

February 2019; p ublished online January 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Logic. 6048 words.

This chapter is devoted to describing the notables of psychometrics and psychological testing and how their efforts contributed to quantification. By this point, quantification is decidedly...

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psychometrics

Graham Upton and Ian Cook.

in A Dictionary of Statistics

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Probability and Statistics. 32 words.

A branch of psychology in which a numerical measurement is made of psychological factors; for example, an individual's or a

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psychometrics

Graham Upton and Ian Cook.

in A Dictionary of Statistics

January 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Probability and Statistics. 32 words.

A branch of psychology in which a numerical measurement is made of psychological factors; for example, an individual's or a group's preference in foods, or assessment of artistic or...

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Psychometrics Society

Overview page. Subjects: Probability and Statistics.

A society devoted to the advancement of quantitative measurement practices in psychology, education, and the social sciences. The Society, which has more than 850 members, publishes the...

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Psychometrics Society

Graham Upton and Ian Cook.

in A Dictionary of Statistics

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Probability and Statistics. 35 words.

A society devoted to the advancement of quantitative measurement practices in psychology, education, and the social sciences. The Society, which

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Psychometric Society

Graham Upton and Ian Cook.

in A Dictionary of Statistics

January 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Probability and Statistics. 61 words.

A society devoted to the advancement of quantitative measurement practices in psychology, education, and the social sciences. The Society, which has more than 850 members, publishes the...

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Development and Psychometric Evaluation of the Impact of Health Information Technology (I-HIT) Scale

Patricia C. Dykes, Ann Hurley, Margaret Cashen, Suzanne Bakken and Mary E. Duffy.

in Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association

July 2007; p ublished online July 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Statistics and Methodology; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Biomathematics and Statistics. 6044 words.

Abstract

Objective: The use of health information technology (HIT) for the support of communication processes and data and information access in...

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Psychometric evaluation of the Smartphone for Clinical Work Scale to measure nurses’ use of smartphones for work purposes

John Robert Bautista, Sonny Rosenthal, Trisha Tsui-Chuan Lin and Yin-Leng Theng.

in Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association

August 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Statistics and Methodology; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Biomathematics and Statistics. 5445 words.

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Objective

This study reports the development and psychometric evaluation of the Smartphone for Clinical...

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Psychometrika

Graham Upton and Ian Cook.

in A Dictionary of Statistics

January 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Probability and Statistics. 18 words.

The quarterly journal of the *Psychometric Society. It was first published in 1936.

http://www.psychometrika.org/content/psychometric-society-subscriptions-and-archivesnull...

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Psychometrika

Graham Upton and Ian Cook.

in A Dictionary of Statistics

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Probability and Statistics. 17 words.

The quarterly journal of the *Psychometrics Society. It was first published in 1936.

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McNemar, Quinn (1900–86)

Graham Upton and Ian Cook.

in A Dictionary of Statistics

January 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Probability and Statistics. 46 words.

educated at Stanford U. The author of the influential text Psychological Statistics, he was President of the Psychometric Society in ...

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Psychometrika

Overview page. Subjects: Probability and Statistics.

The quarterly journal of the Psychometrics Society. It was first published in 1936.

http://www.psychometrika.org/journal/PMjSubscriptions.html Journal information.

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Quinn McNemar

Overview page. Subjects: Probability and Statistics.

(1900–86; b. West Virginia; d. Palo Alto, CA) American psychologist educated at Stanford U. The author of the influential text Psychological Statistics, he was President of the Psychometric...

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cross-validation

Overview page. Subjects: Mathematics — Psychology.

1 In psychometrics, evaluating the validity of a test by administering it to an independent sample drawn from the same population as the sample on which it was originally...

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Frederick Mosteller

Overview page. Subjects: Probability and Statistics.

(1916–2006; b. Clarksburg, WV; d. Arlington, VA)

American mathematical statistician. After his ScM at Carnegie Mellon U in 1939, Mosteller was supervised by Wilks for his 1946 PhD...

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On some models for multivariate binary variables parallel in complexity with the multivariate Gaussian distribution

D. R. Cox and Nanny Wermuth.

in Biometrika

June 2002; p ublished online June 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Probability and Statistics. 0 words.

It is shown that both the simple form of the Rasch model for binary data and a generalisation are essentially equivalent to special dichotomised Gaussian models. In these the underlying...

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The Remarkable Story

Steven J. Osterlind.

in The Error of Truth

February 2019; p ublished online January 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Logic. 5150 words.

This chapter introduces the extraordinary story of “quantification,” the perception of seeing things—both the everyday and the extraordinary—through the lens of quantifiable events (i.e.,...

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The Error of Truth

Steven J. Osterlind.

February 2019; p ublished online January 2019 .

Book. Subjects: Logic. 352 pages.

The Error of Truth recounts the astonishing and unexpected tale of how quantitative thinking was invented and rose to primacy in our lives in the nineteenth and early twentieth...

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Louis Leon Thurstone

Overview page. Subjects: Probability and Statistics — Psychology.

(1887–1955; b. Chicago, IL; d. Chapel Hill, TN)

American psychometrician. Thurstone graduated from Cornell U with a BS in electrical engineering in 1912. This led to employment...

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Development, Validation, and Use of English and Spanish Versions of the Telemedicine Satisfaction and Usefulness Questionnaire

Suzanne Bakken, Lorena Grullon-Figueroa, Roberto Izquierdo, Nam-Ju Lee, Philip Morin, Walter Palmas, Jeanne Teresi, Ruth S. Weinstock, Steven Shea and Justin Starren.

in Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association

November 2006; p ublished online November 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Statistics and Methodology; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Biomathematics and Statistics. 5996 words.

Abstract

Objectives: To describe the development and validation of low literacy English and Spanish versions of the 26-item Telemedicine...

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