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Author Di Iorio, Colleen Konicki, 1947-
Title Measurement in health behavior : methods for research and education / Colleen Konicki Di Iorio.
Imprint San Francisco : Jossey-Bass, c2005.
Edition 1st ed.

LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  RA776.9 .D54 2005    AVAILABLE  
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  RA776.9 .D54 2005    AVAILABLE  
Author Di Iorio, Colleen Konicki, 1947-
Subject Health behavior -- Measurement.
Health behavior -- Research -- Methodology.
Health Behavior.
Data Collection.
Reproducibility of Results.
Description xxv, 306 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Edition 1st ed.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 290-296).
Contents Introduction to measurement -- Types of measures -- Measurement error -- Survey development -- Knowledge tests -- Theory and measurement -- Item writing and scaling -- Review of statistical concepts -- Fundamentals of reliability -- Reliability assessment and item analysis -- Validity -- Factor analysis -- Item response theory.
ISBN 0787970972 (alk. paper)
OCLC # 61217775
Table of Contents
1Introduction to measurement1
2Types of measures18
3Measurement error36
4Survey development54
5Knowledge tests75
6Theory and measurement103
7Item writing and scaling121
8Review of statistical concepts136
9Fundamentals of reliability163
10Reliability assessment and item analysis176
11Validity211
12Factor analysis237
13Item response theory276