Introduction to Bayesian Response Modeling

  • Jean-Paul Fox
Part of the Statistics for Social and Behavioral Sciences book series (SSBS)


In modern society, tests are used extensively in schools, industry, and government.Test results can be of value in counseling, treatment, and selection of individuals. Tests can have a variety of functions, and often a broad classication is made in cognitive (tests as measures of ability) versus a_ectivetests (tests designed to measure interest, attitudes, and other noncognitive aspects).


Item Response Theory Posterior Density Item Parameter Item Response Theory Model Discrimination Parameter 
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© Springer New York 2010

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jean-Paul Fox
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  1. 1.Department of Research Methodology, Measurement, and Data Analysis Faculty of Behavioral SciencesUniversity of TwenteEnschedeThe Netherlands

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