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Psychological Testing of American Minorities
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Psychological Testing of American Minorities
Issues and Consequences



March 1998 | 296 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc
The Second Edition of this classic work has been thoroughly updated and revised with an additional chapter providing a powerful rebuttal to The Bell Curve. Ronald J Samuda presents a comprehensive analysis of the perspectives, pitfalls, fallacies, issues, consequences and trends in the use of standardized norm-referenced tests with American minorities. He demonstrates that testing continues to be the primary method for injecting pseudoscientific arguments which bolster discrimination, prejudice and social injustice.
William W Turnbull
Foreword from the First Edition
 
The Testing Controversy
 
Technical Problems in the Appraisal of Behavior
 
Nature and Nurture
 
Environmental Factors Influencing Test Performance
 
Educational and Social Consequences
 
Alternatives to Traditional Standardized Tests
 
Rebuttal to The Bell Curve

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