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Measurement in psychology

critical history of a methodological concept

by Joel Michell

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Published by Cambridge University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychometrics -- History.,
  • Psychology -- Methodology -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 224-242).

    StatementJoel Michell.
    SeriesIdeas in context
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF39 .M545 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 246 p. ;
    Number of Pages246
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL377554M
    ISBN 100521621208
    LC Control Number98039566

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