This book is an introductory text to the field of psychological testing primarily suitable for undergraduate students in psychology, education, business, and related fields. This book will also be of interest to graduate students who have not had a prior exposure to psychological testing and to professionals such as lawyers who need to consult a useful source. Psychological Testing is clearly written, well-organized, comprehensive, and replete with illustrative materials. In addition to the basic topics, the text covers in detail topics that are often neglected by other texts such as cross-cultural testing, the issue of faking tests, the impact of computers and the use of tests to assess positive behaviors such as creativity.
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(253mm x 177mm x 35mm)
Cambridge University Press
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Author Biography - George Domino
George Domino is the Former Director of Clinical Psychology and Professor of Psychology at University of Arizona. He was also the former director of the Counseling Center and Professor of Psychology at Fordham University. Marla Domino has a BA in Psychology, an MA in Criminal Law and a PhD in Clinical Psychology specializing in Psychology and Law. She also completed a post-doctoral fellowship in Clinical-Forensic Psychology at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, Law and Psychiatry Program. She is currently the Chief Psychologist in the South Carolina Department of Mental Health's Forensic Evaluation Service and an Assistant Professor in the Department of Neuropsychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the University of South Carolina. She was recently awarded Outstanding Employee of the Year in Forensics (2004) by the South Carolina Department of Mental Health.