Pacific Rim Objective Measurement Symposium (PROMS) 2015 Conference Proceedings

Editors: Zhang, Quan (Ed.)

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  • Focuses on discussion on Rasch model and it's future applicationsBrings together top Rasch scholars from the Pacific Pacific area and beyond on the much-debated issues of objective assessment Collects and presents original studies of Rasch via Winsteps and Lexiles

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This book collects and organizes the original studies presented at PROMS 2015 conference on theories and applications of Rasch model. It provides useful examples of the Rasch model used to address practical measurement problems across a range of different disciplines including Item Response Theory (IRT), philosophy of measurement, dimensionality, the role of fit statistics and residuals, application, educational application, language testing, health-related research, business and industrial application and Rasch-based computer software. PROMS 2015 (Pacific Rim Objective Measurement Symposium) was held from August 20-24th 2015, in Fukuoka, Japan. The goal of this conference is to bring together the researchers from academia, universities, hospitals, industry, management sector as well as practitioners to share ideas, problems and solutions relating to the multifaceted aspects of Rasch Model.  

Table of contents (27 chapters)

Table of contents (27 chapters)
  • Causal Rasch Models in Language Testing: An Application Rich Primer

    Pages 1-14

    Stenner, A. Jackson (et al.)

  • Constructing the Human Figure Drawing Continuum: One Scale is ‘Good Enough’

    Pages 15-27

    Campbell, Claire (et al.)

  • Using MFRM and SEM in the Validation of Analytic Rating Scales of an English Speaking Assessment

    Pages 29-50

    Fan, Jinsong (et al.)

  • A Rasch Model Analysis of the “Four L2 Anxieties”

    Pages 51-70

    Apple, Matthew T.

  • Examining the Psychometric Quality of a Modified Perceived Authenticity in Writing Scale with Rasch Measurement Theory

    Pages 71-87

    Behizadeh, Nadia (et al.)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Pacific Rim Objective Measurement Symposium (PROMS) 2015 Conference Proceedings
Editors
  • Quan Zhang
Copyright
2016
Publisher
Springer Singapore
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media Singapore
eBook ISBN
978-981-10-1687-5
DOI
10.1007/978-981-10-1687-5
Hardcover ISBN
978-981-10-1686-8
Softcover ISBN
978-981-10-9421-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXIII, 424
Number of Illustrations
72 b/w illustrations
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