Foundations of psychological testing: A practical approach (3rd edition)

The Third Edition of Foundations of Psychological Testing: A Practical Approach provides students with a clear and accessible introduction to the field of psychological testing. The primary objective of this text is not to dwell on the details of individual psychological tests, but to focus on the core psychometric concepts required to gain an appreciation of how to use and interpret tests properly. Written in response to a growing need for a textbook on psychological testing conducive to maximal student learning, this book gives students an understanding of the basic concepts, issues, and tools used in psychological testing. It then effectively illustrates how these concepts, issues, and tools are relevant to everyday educational, clinical, and organizational settings. Written with students in mind, this book takes a fresh look at the field and engages students' enthusiasm and learning.

This publication has been peer reviewed.
Publication Type: 
Book (Please add book type using field below)
Authors: 
Miller, L.A.
McIntire, S. A.
Lovler, R.
Year of Publication: 
2011
Journal, Book, Magazine or Other Publication Title: 
Foundations of psychological testing: A practical approach (3rd edition)
Publisher: 
Sage Publications
Date Published: 
Wednesday, September 15, 2010
Place Published: 
Thousand Oaks, CA
Publication Language: 
English
Editors: 
Sage Publications

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