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Editors: Marta A. Lange
Book Description:
Psychological testing has grown exponentially as techological advances have permitted it to and societal complexities have necessitated it's growth. Psychological testing or Psychological assessment is a field characterized by the use of samples of behavior in order to infer generalizations about a given individual. By samples of behavior, one means observations over time of an individual performing tasks that have usually been prescribed beforehand. These responses are often compiled into statistical tables that allow the evaluator to compare the behavior of the individual being tested to the responses of a norm group. The broad catagories of psychological evaluation tests include: Norm-referenced, IQ/achievement tests, Neuropsychological tests, Personality tests, Objective tests (Rating scale), Direct observation tests, Psychological evaluations using data mining. New and important research is presented in this book.

Table of Contents:
Preface

Chapter 1 - Assessment of Cognitive Processes: The Basis of Intelligent Behavior; pp. 1-25
(F. Perez-Alvarez, And C. Timoneda-Gallart)

Chapter 2 - The Italian versions of the Beck Anxiety Inventory and the Beck Depression Inventory-II: Psychometric properties and discriminant power; pp. 27-50
(Claudio Sica, And Marta Ghisi)

Chapter 3 - Theory and Test Validation: A Practical Example; pp. 51-70
(Gregory T. Smith, Agnes M. Annus, Tamika C. B. Zapolski)

Chapter 4 - A Psychometric Approach to Health Related Quality of Life Measurement: A Brief guide for users; pp. 71-88
(Penney Upton And Dominic Upton)

Chapter 5 - Validity and Reliability of the Standardized Asthma Quality of Life Questionnaire- AQLQ(S) in Greece; pp. 89-108
(E. Grammatopoulou, E. Skordilis and E. Koutsouki)

Chapter 6 - Measurement of Moral Development in Spanish-Speaking Adults and children ERASMO and DM-NJ Tests; pp. 109-127
(Cristina Villegas de Posada)

Chapter 7 - The emerging role of Clinimetrics in Psychological Assessment; pp. 129-143
(Elena Tomba And Giovanni Andrea Fava)

Chapter 8 - Practical Intelligence (PI): Testing of doing or knowing how to do?; pp. 145-158
(Shira Yalon-Chamovitz)

Chapter 9 - Kasahara's scale of melancholic type personality as a short psychological test evaluating a personality trait of depressives; pp. 159-171
(Hirofumi Ueki)

Chapter 10 - Towards economic Wechsler-like testing: Adaptive Intelligence Diagnosticum (AID 2); pp. 173-182
(Klaus D. Kubinger)

Chapter 11 - Assessing Reasons Adolescents give for living: The reasons for Living Inventory for Adolescents; pp. 183-191
(Augustine Osman, Jennifer Bailey And Beverly A. Kopper)

Chapter 12 - Intraindividual variability in cognitive performance and its neural foundation an important approach in studying the developing and aging mind; pp. 193-200
(Anders M. Fjell And Kristine B. Walhovd)

Index

   Binding: Hardcover
   Pub. Date: 2007
   ISBN: 1-60021-571-8
   Status: AV
  
Status Code Description
AN Announcing
FM Formatting
PP Page Proofs
FP Final Production
EP Editorial Production
PR At Prepress
AP At Press
AV Available
  
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