New perspectives on faking in personality assessment

Contributors consider what it means to "fake" a personality assessment, why and how people try to obtain particular scores on personality tests, and what types of tests people can successfully manipulate. The authors present and discuss the usefulness of a range of traditional and cutting-...

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Main Author: Ziegler, Matthias
Other Authors: MacCann, Carolyn, Roberts, Richard D.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: New York Oxford University Press 2012, c2012
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Collection: Oxford University Press - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:Contributors consider what it means to "fake" a personality assessment, why and how people try to obtain particular scores on personality tests, and what types of tests people can successfully manipulate. The authors present and discuss the usefulness of a range of traditional and cutting-edge methods for detecting and controlling the practice of faking
Physical Description:xviii, 364 p.
ISBN:9780199914517
0199914516