A unique, practical manual for identifying and analyzing item bias in standardized tests. Osterlind discusses five strategies for detecting bias: analysis of variance, transformed item difficulties, chi square, item characteristic curve, and distractor response. He covers specific hypotheses under test for each technique, as well as the capabilities and limitations of each strategy.
Series: Quantitative Applications in the Social Sciences
Number Of Pages: 88
Published: 1st July 1983
Publisher: SAGE Publications Inc
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 21.5 x 13.9
Weight (kg): 0.11