By Paul W. Mielke,Kenneth J. Berry
By Giovanna Manna,Maria Rosaria Como
By Murray Aitkin,Irit Aitkin
By Markus Bühner
By Olivier Thas
Provides a self-contained complete therapy of either one-sample and K-sample goodness-of-fit equipment by way of linking them to a standard conception backbone
Contains many facts examples, together with R-code and a particular R-package for evaluating distributions
Emphesises informative statistical research instead of simple statistical speculation testing
By Dawn P. Flanagan,Vincent C. Alfonso
- Complete insurance on how SLD manifests in educational performance
- Expert suggestion on idea- and research-based ways to SLD identification
- Conveniently formatted for speedy reference
Quickly collect the data and abilities you want to thoroughly establish particular studying disabilities
Essentials of particular studying incapacity id presents a quick assessment studying the definitions and type structures of—and tools for—identification of particular studying disabilities (SLDs). concentrating on descriptive efforts of the manifestations of SLDs within the academically serious parts of interpreting, writing, math, oral expression, and listening comprehension, this e-book gains contributions through major specialists within the box, together with Virginia Berninger, Steven Feifer, Jack Fletcher, Nancy Mather, Jack Naglieri, and more.
Like the entire volumes within the Essentials of mental Assessment sequence, every one concise bankruptcy beneficial properties various callout containers highlighting key recommendations, bulleted issues, and huge illustrative fabric, in addition to attempt questions that assist you gauge and strengthen your seize of the data covered.
With a number of views spanning a number of various theoretical orientations and supplying a variety of methods to SLD identity that may be positioned into perform correct away—from RTI ways to cognitive strengths and weaknesses approaches—this ebook bargains vital content material for pros who paintings with teenagers and early life in danger for studying disabilities. With a Foreword by means of Cecil Reynolds, Essentials of particular studying incapacity Identification offers wealthy and up to date details on versions and techniques of SLD identification.
By Elena L., PhD Grigorenko
"[A] very resource, not just for psychologists and schooling execs, yet universally, for all these specialists attracted to multicultural assessment."
--Heikki Lyytinen, PhD
Professor of Developmental Neuropsychology
University of Jyv‰skyl‰, Finland
This quantity presents a radical and provocative exam of the way diversified cultures degree intelligence and ability, why they use the instruments they use, and the way their evaluate tools are altering within the globalizing global.
The participants talk about the level to which equipment of evaluation are restricted and culture-bound. those tools needs to be revised and tailored to turn into appropriate to international cultures. To this finish, this booklet makes use of theoretical types and empirical stories to discover the use and validity of standardized exams, language and literacy assessments, activity interviews, and different tools of evaluation throughout a variety of cultures from either constructed and constructing countries.
Key themes include:
- National and overseas criteria and instructions for try out improvement and use
- Limitations of Western review instruments for populations within the constructing world
- The demanding situations of measuring skills and potential in Hispanics/Latinos
- Developing and adapting language and literacy checks in Arabic-speaking countries
- Assessing expertise in analyzing and arithmetic in Zambian children
By Thomas E. Knudsen,Edward E. Gotts
Edward Gotts and Thomas Knudsen have recovered those scales and built-in them with the entire average MMPI-2 scales, the lately released Restructured medical Scales, and a couple of scales they've got developed to evaluate positive strengths and coping abilities, and reaction consistency-inconsistency. This e-book lays out their new content material Cluster interpretive approach.
Drawing on info from a wide psychiatric inpatient pattern, they current merchandise composition, reliability, and validity info for every recovered and new scale, and convincingly reveal that their new content material Cluster procedure leads to stronger prediction and interpretive strength. additionally they convey easy methods to conjoin Rorschach and MMPI-2 leads to more suitable evaluate thoughts, and the way to tie MMPI-2 effects to express DSM-IV criteria.
The scientific Interpretation of the MMPI-2: A content material Cluster Approach deals psychologists crucial new instruments for scientific and character assessment.
By John R. Rossiter