A Validity Generalization Model

  • Hoben Thomas


The validity generalization literature is difficult to read. For persons com­fortable with the development of a typical article in, for example, JASA, Technometrics, or Psychometrika, this is especially so. Such articles usually have a clear statement of a probability model. The model’s properties are examined, then the estimation problem is considered as a conceptually distinct problem. Unfortunately, these conceptual and organizational features do not characterize the validity generalization literature. For example, one searches to find a clear presentation of the validity generalization model.


Joint Space Latent Variable Model Marginal Density Classical Test Theory Dependent Random Variable 


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© Springer-Verlag New York Inc. 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • Hoben Thomas
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  1. 1.Department of PsychologyPennsylvania State UniversityUniversity ParkUSA

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