TITLE

The New Peabody Picture Vocabulary Test-III: An Illusion of Unbiased Assessment?

AUTHOR(S)
Stockman, Ida J.
PUB. DATE
October 2000
SOURCE
Language, Speech & Hearing Services in Schools;Oct2000, Vol. 31 Issue 4, p340
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines whether changes in the ethnic minority composition of the standardization sample of the Peabody Picture Vocabulary Test-III (PPVT-III) can be used to explain children's better test scores compared to the Peabody Picture Vocabulary Test-Revised (PPVT-R). Factors influencing the improved performance; Evidence of bias in PPVT-III and PPVT-R.
ACCESSION #
3737755

 

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