• The Complementarity of Psychometrics and the Representational Theory of Measurement
    Elina Vessonen
    British 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 psychometrics
    Elina Vessonen
    Philosophy Compass 14 (10). 2019.
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