Fundamental considerations in language testing / (Record no. 6498)

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001 - CONTROL NUMBER
EWU control number 6498
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005 - DATE AND TIME OF LATEST TRANSACTION
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010 ## - LIBRARY OF CONGRESS CONTROL NUMBER
LC control number 2011378174
020 ## - INTERNATIONAL STANDARD BOOK NUMBER
International Standard Book Number 9780194370035
International Standard Book Number 0194370038
035 ## - SYSTEM CONTROL NUMBER
OCLC control number (OCoLC)24751353
040 ## - CATALOGING SOURCE
Original cataloging agency CSL
Transcribing agency CSL
Modifying agency OCLCG
-- YDXCP
-- UBY
-- DLC
-- BD-DhEWU
Language of cataloging eng
041 ## - LANGUAGE CODE
Language code of text/sound track or separate title eng
050 00 - LIBRARY OF CONGRESS CALL NUMBER
Classification number P53.4
Item number .B323 1990
082 04 - DEWEY DECIMAL CLASSIFICATION NUMBER
Classification number 418.0076
DDC edition
Author mark and Year BAF 1990
100 1# - MAIN ENTRY--PERSONAL NAME
Personal name Bachman, Lyle F.,
Dates associated with a name 1944-
9 (RLIN) 6479
245 10 - TITLE STATEMENT
Title Fundamental considerations in language testing /
Statement of responsibility, etc Lyle F. Bachman.
260 ## - PUBLICATION, DISTRIBUTION, ETC. (IMPRINT)
Place of publication, distribution, etc Oxford (England) ;
-- New York :
Name of publisher, distributor, etc Oxford University Press,
Date of publication, distribution, etc c1990.
300 ## - PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Extent xi, 408 p. :
Other physical details ill. ;
Dimensions 25 cm.
500 ## - GENERAL NOTE
General note
504 ## - BIBLIOGRAPHY, ETC. NOTE
Bibliography, etc Includes bibliographical references (p. 361-394) and index.
505 ## - FORMATTED CONTENTS NOTE
Title Table of contents
Contents note 1. Introduction ; The aims of the book ; The climate for language testing ; Research and development: needs and problems ; Research and development: an agenda ; Overview of the book ; Notes ; 2. Measurement ; Introduction ; Definition of terms: measurement, test, evaluation ; Essential measurement qualities ; Properties of measurement scales ; Characteristics that limit measurement ; Steps in measurement ; Summary ; Notes ; Further reading ; Discussion questions ; 3. Uses of Language Tests ; Introduction ; Uses of language tests in educational programs ; Research uses of language tests ; Features for classifying different types of language test ; Summary ; Further reading ; Discussion questions ; 4. Communicative Language Ability ; Introduction ; Language proficiency and communicative competence ; A theoretical framework of communicative language ability ; Summary ; Notes ; Further reading ; Discussion questions ; 5. Test Methods ; Introduction ; A framework of test method facets ; Applications of this framework to language testing ; Summary ; Notes ; Further reading ; Discussion questions ; 6. Reliability ; Introduction ; Factors that affect language test scores ; Classical true score measurement theory ; Generalizability theory ; Standard error of measurement: ; Interpreting individual test scores within classical true score and generalizability theory ; Item response theory ; Reliability of criterion-referenced test scores ; Factors that affect reliability estimates ; Systematic measurement error ; Summary ; Notes ; Further reading ; Discussion questions ; 7. Validation ; Introduction ; Reliability and validity revisited ; Validity as a unitary concept ; The evidential basis of validity ; Test bias ; The consequential or ethical basis of validity ; Post mortem: face validity ; Summary ; Notes ; Further reading ; Discussion questions ; 8. Some Persistent Problems and Future Directions ; Introduction ; Authentic language tests ; Some future directions ; A general model for explaining performance on language tests ; Apologia et prolegomenon ; Summary.
520 ## - SUMMARY, ETC.
Summary, etc Here is a clear and authoritative discussion of the basic concerns which underlie the development and use of language tests, and an up-to-date synthesis of research on testing. Primarily for students on teacher education courses, it is also an invaluable resource for all those professionally involved in designing and administering tests, acting as a complement to practical 'how to' books.
526 ## - STUDY PROGRAM INFORMATION NOTE
Program name English
650 #0 - SUBJECT ADDED ENTRY--TOPICAL TERM
Topical term or geographic name Language and languages
General subdivision Ability testing.
9 (RLIN) 6130
Topical term or geographic name Language and languages
General subdivision Examinations.
9 (RLIN) 6131
Topical term or geographic name Communicative competence.
9 (RLIN) 6331
856 42 - ELECTRONIC LOCATION AND ACCESS
Materials Specified WorldCat details
Uniform Resource Identifier http://www.worldcat.org/title/fundamental-considerations-in-language-testing/oclc/24751353&referer=brief_results
Materials Specified Ebook Fulltext
Uniform Resource Identifier http://lib.ewubd.edu/ebook/6498
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Source of classification or shelving scheme
Koha item type Text
Koha issues (borrowed), all copies 3
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