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New developments in quantitative psychology
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The 77th Annual International Meeting of the Psychometric Society (IMPS)?brought together quantitative researchers who focus on methods relevant to psychology. The conference included workshops, invited talks by well-known scholars, and presentations of submitted papers and posters. It was hosted by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and took place between the 9th and 12th of July, 2012. The chapters of this volume are based on presentations from the meeting and reflect the latest work in the field. Topics with a primarily measurement focus include studies of item response theory, computerized adaptive testing, cognitive diagnostic modeling, and psychological scaling. Additional psychometric topics relate to structural equation modeling, factor analysis, causal modeling, mediation, missing data methods, and longitudinal data analysis, among others. The papers in this volume will be especially useful for researchers (graduate students and other quantitative researchers) in the social sciences who use quantitative methods, particularly psychologists. Most readers will benefit from some prior knowledge of statistical methods in reading the chapters.
Table Of Contents
A Nonparametric Ability Measure / Nan L. Kong
An Alternative to Cronbach's Alpha: An L-Moment-Based Measure of Internal-Consistency Reliability / Todd Christopher Headrick, Yanyan Sheng
Using the Testlet Response Model as a Shortcut to Multidimensional Item Response Theory Subscore Computation / David Thissen
Anatomy of Pearson's Chi-Square Statistic in Three-Way Contingency Tables / Yoshio Takane, Lixing Zhou
Visualizing Uncertainty of Estimated Response Functions in Nonparametric Item Response Theory / L. Andries van der Ark
Bayesian Estimation of the Three-Parameter Multi-Unidimensional Model / Yanyan Sheng
The Effect of Response Model Misspecification and Uncertainty on the Psychometric Properties of Estimates / Kristian E. Markon, Michael Chmielewski
A State Space Approach to Modeling IRT and Population Parameters from a Long Series of Test Administrations / Richard G. Wanjohi, Peter W. van Rijn, Alina A. von Davier
Detection of Unusual Test Administrations Using a Linear Mixed Effects Model / Yi-Hsuan Lee, Minzhao Liu, Alina A. von Davier
Heterogeneous Populations and Multistage Test Design / Minh Q. Duong, Alina A. von Davier
Achieving a Stable Scale for an Assessment with Multiple Forms: Weighting Test Samples in IRT Linking / Jiahe Qian, Alina A. von Davier, Yanming Jiang
A Monte Carlo Approach for Nested Model Comparisons in Structural Equation Modeling / Sunthud Pornprasertmanit, Wei Wu, Todd D. Little
Positive Trait Item Response Models / Joseph F. Lucke
A Comparison of Algorithms for Dimensionality Analysis / Sedat Sen, Allan S. Cohen, Seock-Ho Kim
Evaluating CTT- and IRT-Based Single-Administration Estimates of Classification Consistency and Accuracy / Nina Deng, Ronald K. Hambleton
Modeling Situational Judgment Items with Multiple Distractor Dimensions / Anne Thissen-Roe
Theory Development as a Precursor for Test Validity / Klaas Sijtsma
Bayesian Methods and Model Selection for Latent Growth Curve Models with Missing Data / Zhenqiu (Laura) Lu, Zhiyong Zhang, Allan Cohen
Notes on the Estimation of Item Response Theory Models / Xinming An, Yiu-Fai Yung
Some Comments on Representing Construct Levels in Psychometric Models / Ronli Diakow, David Torres Irribarra, Mark Wilson / Look Inside Get Access
The Comparison of Two Input Statistics for Heuristic Cognitive Diagnosis / Hans-Friedrich Köhn, Chia-Yi Chiu, Michael J. Brusco
Does Model Misspecification Lead to Spurious Latent Classes? An Evaluation of Model Comparison Indices / Ying-Fang Chen, Hong Jiao
Modeling Differences in Test-Taking Motivation: Exploring the Usefulness of the Mixture Rasch Model and Person-Fit Statistics / Marie-Anne Mittelhaëuser, Anton A. Béguin, Klaas Sijtsma
A Recursive Algorithm for IRT Weighted Observed Score Equating / Yuehmei Chien, Ching David Shin
Bartlett Factor Scores: General Formulas and Applications to Structural Equation Models / Yiu-Fai Yung, Ke-Hai Yuan
A Scalable EM Algorithm for Hawkes Processes / Peter F. Halpin
Estimating the Latent Trait Distribution with Loglinear Smoothing Models / Jodi M. Casabianca, Brian W. Junker
From Modeling Long-Term Growth to Short-Term Fluctuations: Differential Equation Modeling Is the Language of Change / Pascal R. Deboeck, Jody S. Nicholson, C.S. Bergeman, Kristopher J. Preacher
Evaluating Scales for Ordinal Assessment in Clinical and Medical Psychology / Wilco H.M. Emons, Paulette C. Flore
Differentiating Response Styles and Construct-Related Responses: A New IRT Approach Using Bifactor and Second-Order Models / Matthias von Davier, Lale Khorramdel
Gender DIF in Reading Tests: A Synthesis of Research / Hongli Li, C. Vincent Hunter, T.C. Oshima.
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