The Theory and Practice of Item Response Theory
||De Ayala, R. J.|
de Ayala, R. J.
|Series title:||Methodology in the Social Sciences Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Publisher:||Guilford Publications|
| Imprint:||Guilford Press, The|
| Book Format:||Ebook|
|List Price:||USD $125.00|
| Book Description: |
Item response theory (IRT) is a latent variable modeling approach used to minimize bias and optimize the measurement power of educational and psychological tests and other psychometric applications.
Designed for researchers, psychometric professionals, and advanced students, this book clearly presents both the "how-to" and the "why" of IRT. It describes simple and more complex IRT models and shows how they are applied with the help of widely... More Description