Handbook of polytomous item response theory models /

This comprehensive Handbook focuses on the most used polytomous item response theory (IRT) models. These models help us understand the interaction between examinees and test questions where the questions have various response categories. The book reviews all of the major models and includes discussi...

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Other Authors: Nering, Michael L., Ostini, Remo.
Format: eBook
Published: New York : Routledge, ©2010.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Contributors; PART I: DEVELOPMENT OF POLYTOMOUS IRT MODELS; CHAPTER 1 New Perspectives and Applications; CHAPTER 2 IRT Models for the Analysis of Polytomously scored Data: Brief and Selected History of Model Building Advances; CHAPTER 3 The Nominal Categories Item Response Model; CHAPTER 4 The General Graded Response Model; CHAPTER 5 The Partial Credit Model; CHAPTER 6 Understanding the Response Structure and Process in the Polytomous Rasch Model; PART II: POLYTOMOUS IRT MODEL EVALUATION; CHAPTER 7 Factor Analysis of Categorical Item Responses.