Multilevel models in psychometrics

FA Steele, H Goldstein

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Abstract

The area of Psychometrics, a field encompassing the statistical methods used in Psychological and educational testing, has become a very important and active area of research, evident from the large body of literature that has been developed in the form of books, volumes and research papers. Mainstream statisticians also have found profound interest in the field because of its unique nature. This book presents a state of the art exposition of theoretical, methodological and applied issues in Psychometrics. This book represents a thorough cross section of internationally renowned thinkers who are inventing methods for dealing with recent challenging psychometric problems. Key Features/ - Emphasis on the most recent developments in the field - Plenty of real, often complicated, data examples to demonstrate the applications of the statistical techniques - Information on available software
Translated title of the contributionMultilevel models in psychometrics
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationHandbook of Statistics
EditorsC. R. Rao, S. Sinharay
PublisherAmsterdam:Elsevier
Pages401 - 420
Number of pages20
Volume26
ISBN (Print)9780444521033
Publication statusPublished - 2006

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