Latent trait theory analysis of changes in item response anchors
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Latent trait theory analysis of changes in item response anchors by William L. Farmer

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Published by U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Aviation Administration, Office of Aviation Medicine in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

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StatementWilliam L. Farmer, Susan K.R. Heil, Michael C. Heil.
LC ClassificationsMLCM 2006/09019 (B)
The Physical Object
Pagination13 p.
Number of Pages13
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Open LibraryOL16252117M
LC Control Number2001337477

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