A general model for free-response data
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Published by Bowling Green State University in Bowling Green, Ohio .
Written in English


  • Psychometrics

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Bibliography: p. 61

Other titlesPsychometrika
SeriesPsychometrika: monograph supplements -- no. 18, Psychometrika; monograph supplements -- no. 18
The Physical Object
Pagination68 p. ;
Number of Pages68
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Open LibraryOL22809160M

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