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By Ronald K. Hambleton,Peter F. Merenda,Charles D. Spielberger

Adapting academic and mental exams for Cross-Cultural Assessment seriously examines and advances new tools and practices for adapting checks for cross-cultural evaluation and study. The foreign try fee (ITC) directions for try out edition and conceptual and methodological matters in try out variation are defined intimately, and questions of ethics and drawback for validity of try out ratings in cross-cultural contexts are rigorously tested. Advances in try translation and version technique, together with statistical identity of improper try out goods, constructing equivalence of other language models of a attempt, and methodologies for evaluating checks in a number of languages, are reviewed and evaluated. The publication additionally makes a speciality of adapting skill, success, and character exams for cross-cultural overview in academic, commercial, and scientific settings.

This publication furthers the ITC's undertaking of stimulating examine on well timed themes linked to review. It offers an exceptional source for classes in psychometric tools, attempt development, and academic and/or mental evaluation, trying out, and size. Written by way of across the world recognized students in psychometric equipment and cross-cultural psychology, the gathering of chapters must also supply crucial info for educators and psychologists concerned with cross-cultural overview, in addition to scholars intending to such careers.

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