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Tests and Measurements for the Social Sciences: Books Containing Test Critiques: Family

How to find tests and measures (scales, inventories, questionnaires, etc.) in the social sciences.

Books Containing Test Critiques: Family

Assessment of Couples and Families: Contemporary and Cutting-Edge Strategies
Len Sperry

Science Library 4th floor: RC488.53 .A875 2004

Part 3 covers tests and measurements for couples, child and family, child abuse and family.

Table of Contents

Family Assessment: Effective Uses of Personality Tests with Couples and Families
A. Rodney Nurse

Science Library 4th floor: RC488.53 .N87 1999

Chapters discuss the following tests: MMPI/MMPI-2, MCMI, 16PF, Rorschach, KFD, MACI, PCRI, BASC, STAXI.


Handbook of Family Measurement Techniques
John Touliatos

Main library 5th floor: HQ728 .H6267 2001

Volumes 1-2 of this set describes 367 instruments.  Volume 3 reproduces some of these instruments.

List of instrument titles in volume 3.

Handbook of Measurements for Marriage and Family Therapy
Norman Fredman

Science library 4th floor: RC488.5 .F73 1987


Tests and Measurements in Child Development Handbooks I & II
Orval G. Johnson & James W. Bommarito
1971, 1976.

Main Library 1st floor reference: BF722 .J64; BF722 .J643

1200 unpublished measures dealing with child behavior.  The first handbook covers birth to 12 years, the second handbook covers birth to 18 years.

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