2. Measuring in Psychology

  1. Dieter Rasch1,
  2. Klaus D. Kubinger2 and
  3. Takuya Yanagida2

Published Online: 28 OCT 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781119979630.ch2

Statistics in Psychology Using R and SPSS

Statistics in Psychology Using R and SPSS

How to Cite

Rasch, D., Kubinger, K. D. and Yanagida, T. (2011) Measuring in Psychology, in Statistics in Psychology Using R and SPSS, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119979630.ch2

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Life Sciences, Vienna, Austria

  2. 2

    University of Vienna, Austria

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 OCT 2011
  2. Published Print: 2 DEC 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470971246

Online ISBN: 9781119979630

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Keywords:

  • measuring ‘psyche’;
  • data acquisition methods;
  • psychological assessment;
  • person's personality, framework;
  • psychological measurement;
  • quality criteria;
  • psychological measurement types;
  • ‘psychological test’;
  • Personality questionnaires;
  • Projective techniques

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Types of Psychological Measurements

  • Measurement Techniques in Psychological Assessment

  • Quality Criteria in Psychometrics

  • Additional Psychological Measurement Techniques

  • Statistical Models of Measurement with Psychological Roots

  • References