Sökning: "predictive-validity"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 50 avhandlingar innehållade ordet predictive-validity.

  1. 1. Dimensionality and Predictive validity of school grades : the relative influence of cognitive and social-behavioral aspects

    Författare :Cecilia Thorsen; Christina Cliffordson; Jan-Eric Gustafsson; Patrik Scheinin; Högskolan Väst; []
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Predictive validity criterion-referenced grades norm-referenced grades social-behavioral aspects crystallized abilities fluid abilities; Utbildningsvetenskap; Educational science;

    Sammanfattning : The purpose of the thesis is to investigate the relative influence of cognitive and social-behavioral aspects on compulsory school grades and the importance of the different dimensions for the predictive validity of grades. Data is retrieved from the Gothenburg Educational Longitudinal Database (GOLD) and the Evaluation Through Follow-up (ETF) database. LÄS MER

  2. 2. A perfect score : Validity arguments for college admission tests

    Författare :Per-Erik Lyrén; Christina Stage; Marie Wiberg; Simon Wolming; Stephen G. Sireci; Umeå universitet; []
    Nyckelord :college admission tests; SweSAT; validity; interpretive arguments; predictive validity; equating; item revisions; subscores;

    Sammanfattning : College admission tests are of great importance for admissions systems in general and for candidates in particular. The SweSAT (Högskoleprovet in Swedish) has been used for college admission in Sweden for more than 30 years, and today it is alongside with the upper-secondary school GPA the most widely used instrument for selection of college applicants. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Dimensionality and Predictive validity of school grades: The relative influence of cognitive and social-behavioral aspects

    Författare :Cecilia Thorsen; Göteborgs universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES;

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  4. 4. Antisocial behaviour in clinically referred boys : early identification and assessment procedures in child psychiatry

    Författare :Pia Enebrink; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Nyckelord :Antisocial behaviour; conduct disorder; early identification; child psychiatry; boys; risk assessment; EARL-20B; callous-unemotional traits; predictive validity; narrative interviews;

    Sammanfattning : Background: Oppositional and aggressive behaviour in children below twelve years of age is a frequent cause of concern for parents and teachers, and a common reason for referral to child and adolescent psychiatry. Whereas most children outgrow these behaviours, a small subgroup is at risk for developing a persistent antisocial lifestyle. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Personality disorder and violent criminality : a follow-up study with special reference to psychopathy and risk assessment

    Författare :Martin Grann; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Nyckelord :Forensic psychiatry; forensic psychology; personality disorders; psychopathy; PCL-R; HCR-20; VRAG; risk assessment; receiver operating characteristic analysis; neural network;

    Sammanfattning : Background: Structured models for the assessment of psychopathy and risk of violent recidivism have gained currency in forensic and correctional practice in many countries. The overall aim of this study was to test the predictive validity of some of these models among violent offenders with personality disorders in Sweden. LÄS MER