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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

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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Psychometric Test Development and Assessment-4Common Test Utilization in Forensic Neuropsychological Assessment: A Survey of National Academy of Neuropsychology (NAN) and International Neuropsychology Society (INS) Members

C LaDuke, W Barr, D Brodale and L Rabin.

in Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology

September 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neuroscience; Neuropsychology. 426 words.

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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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Fitting Psychometric Functions Using a Fixed-Slope Parameter: An Advanced Alternative for Estimating Odor Thresholds With Data Generated by ASTM E679

Mei Peng, Sara R. Jaeger and Michael J. Hautus.

in Chemical Senses

March 2014; p ublished online December 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Molecular and Cell Biology. 8227 words.

Psychometric functions are predominately used for estimating detection thresholds in vision and audition. However, the requirement of large data quantities for fitting psychometric...

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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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Evidence-based Assessment of Cognitive Functioning in Pediatric Psychology

Jonathan M. Campbell, Ronald T. Brown, Sarah E. Cavanagh, Sarah F. Vess and Mathew J. Segall.

in Journal of Pediatric Psychology

October 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry; Psychology. 9595 words.

Objective To review the evidence base for measures of cognitive functioning frequently used within the field of pediatric psychology. Methods From a list of 47 measures...

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The Multiple Sclerosis Impact Scale (MSIS-29)

Jeremy Hobart, Donna Lamping, Ray Fitzpatrick, Afsane Riazi and Alan Thompson.

in Brain

May 2001; p ublished online May 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Neuroscience. 7465 words.

Changes in health policy have underlined the importance of evidence-based clinical practice and rigorous evaluation of patient-based outcomes. As patient-based outcome measurement is...

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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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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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Evidence-based Assessment in Pediatric Psychology: Measures of Psychosocial Adjustment and Psychopathology

Grayson N. Holmbeck, Azure Welborn Thill, Pamela Bachanas, Judy Garber, Karen Bearman Miller, Mona Abad, Elizabeth Franks Bruno, Jocelyn Smith Carter, Corinne David-Ferdon, Barbara Jandasek, Jean E. Mennuti-Washburn, Kerry O’Mahar and Jill Zukerman.

in Journal of Pediatric Psychology

October 2008; p ublished online August 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry; Psychology. 11981 words.

Objective To provide an evidence-based review of measures of psychosocial adjustment and psychopathology, with a specific focus on their use in the field of pediatric...

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Evidence-based Assessment of Health-related Quality of Life and Functional Impairment in Pediatric Psychology

Tonya M. Palermo, Anna C. Long, Amy S. Lewandowski, Dennis Drotar, Alexandra L. Quittner and Lynn S. Walker.

in Journal of Pediatric Psychology

October 2008; p ublished online April 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry; Psychology. 7846 words.

Objective To provide an evidence-based review of measures of health-related quality of life (HRQOL) and functional impairment, with a specific focus on their use in the field...

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Changes in Mobility Among Older Adults with Psychometrically Defined Mild Cognitive Impairment

Melissa L. O'Connor, Jerri D. Edwards, Virginia G. Wadley and Michael Crowe.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series B

May 2010; p ublished online February 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Psychology; Gerontology and Ageing. 7156 words.

Studies have found that adults with possible mild cognitive impairment (MCI) exhibit decrements in everyday functioning (e.g., Wadley, V. G., Crowe, M., Marsiske, M., Cook, S. E.,...

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Whither Cognitive Talent?: Understanding High Ability and its Development, Relevance, and Furtherance

Heiner Rindermann, Stephen J. Ceci and Wendy M. Williams.

in The Complexity of Greatness

May 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Psychology. 12727 words.

This chapter concentrates in on what is arguably one of the most important domains of excellence – cognitive ability. Cognitive process theories (constructivist and psychometric...

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Assessment of Psychological Acculturation and Multiculturalism

Ozgur Celenk and Fons J. R. van de Vijver.

in The Oxford Handbook of Multicultural Identity

July 2014; p ublished online January 2014 .

Article. Subjects: Psychology; Social Psychology; Psychological Assessment and Testing. 13918 words.

This chapter presents an overview and content analysis of measures of psychological acculturation (referring to the psychological consequences of prolonged exposure to another culture) and...

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Validation of the SDQ in a multi-ethnic population of young children

Cathelijne L. Mieloo, Floor Bevaart, Marianne C. H. Donker, Floor V. A. van Oort, Hein Raat and Wilma Jansen.

in The European Journal of Public Health

February 2014; p ublished online July 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 4276 words.

Background: The Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire (SDQ) is a valuable screening tool for identifying psychosocial problems. Its performance in a multi-ethnic society,...

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