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Fourth Mental Measurement Yearbook

reviewed by Frederick B. Davis 1953

coverTitle: Fourth Mental Measurement Yearbook
Author(s): Oscar K. Buros
Publisher: John Wiley, New York
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In this tremendous volume, 825 pages are devoted to 596 reviews, 53 excerpts from reviews originally published in journals, and 4417 references pertaining to the 793 tests either reviewed or simply listed. The second major part of the volume consists of 267 pages in which are presented 758 excerpts from book reviews originally published in 121 journals. This part contains listings of 429 books on measurement and related fields; it represents an effort to list all books on measurement published in English-speaking countries between 1948 and 1951. A third part of the volume comprises a directory and an index of periodicals and publishers. This part occupies 14 pages. It is obvious that this yearbook is an immensely valuable bibliographical guide. In addition, it is an exceedingly rich source of evaluative information about tests, since the 308 experts in measurements presumably gave a good deal of thought and labor to writing the... (preview truncated at 150 words.)

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Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 55 Number 2, 1953, p. 107-107
http://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 4837, Date Accessed: 9/24/2018 12:09:01 PM

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