Handbook of Psychological Assessment,
Edition 4
Edited by Gerald Goldstein, Daniel N. Allen and John Deluca

Publication Date: 26 Feb 2019

The fourth edition of the Handbook of Psychological Assessment, provides scholarly overviews of the major areas of psychological assessment, including test development, psychometrics, technology of testing, and commonly used assessment measures. Psychological assessment is included for all ages, with new coverage encompassing ethnic minorities and the elderly. Assessment methodology discussed includes formal testing, interviewing, and observation of behavior. The handbook also discusses assessment of personality and behavior, including intelligence, aptitude, interest, achievement, personality and psychopathology. New coverage includes use of assessments in forensic applications.

Key Features

  • Encompasses test development, psychometrics, and assessment measures
  • Covers assessment for all age groups
  • Includes formal testing, interviews, and behavioral observation as testing measures
  • Details assessments for intelligence, aptitude, achievement, personality, and psychopathology
  • New coverage of assessments used in forensic psychology
  • New coverage on assessments with ethnic minorities
About the author
Edited by Gerald Goldstein, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System and University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA ; Daniel N. Allen, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, NV USA and John Deluca, Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ, USA
Book details
ISBN: 9780128022030
Page Count: 644
Retail Price : £119.00
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Researchers in psychometrics, personality, clinical psychology, school psychology, and cognitive psychology as well as practitioners in clinical psychology, educational psychology, personality, and forensic psychology