The Complementarity of Psychometrics and the Representational Theory of MeasurementBritish Journal for the Philosophy of Science 71 (2): 415-442. 2020.Psychometrics and the representational theory of measurement are widely used in social scientific measurement. They are currently pursued largely in isolation from one another. I argue that despite their separation in practice, RTM and psychometrics are complementary approaches, because they can contribute in complementary ways to the establishment of what I argue is a crucial measurement property, namely, representational interpretability. Because RTM and psychometrics are complementary in the …Read more
Operationalism and realism in psychometricsPhilosophy Compass 14 (10). 2019.
Cambridge UniversityDepartment of History and Philosophy of Science, King's CollegeReader
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