Principals of modern psychological measurement: a festschrift for Frederic M. Lord

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L. Erlbaum Associates, Aug 1, 1983 - Education - 377 pages

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STATISTICS AND ITS APPLICATIONS
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3 The Centrality of Lords Paradox
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2 Predictive Bias as an Artifact of Selection Procedures
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Howard Wainer is distinguished research scientist at the National Board of Medical Examiners and adjunct professor of statistics at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. For twenty-one years, he was principal research scientist at Educational Testing Service. His many books include "Picturing the Uncertain World: How to Understand, Communicate, and Control Uncertainty through Graphical Display" and "Graphic Discovery: A Trout in the Milk and Other Visual Adventures" (both Princeton).

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