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    • Misfits : people and their problems. What might it all mean? 

      Curtis, David D (Shannon Research Press, 2001-11)
      In the analysis of data, which arise from the administration of multiple choice tests or survey instruments and which are assumed to conform to a measurement model such as Rasch, it is normal practice to check item fit ...
    • Person misfit in attitude surveys : influences, impacts and implications. 

      Curtis, David D (Shannon Research Press, 2004-07)
      This study of person fit in attitude surveys was undertaken in order to investigate the influence of the inclusion of misfitting persons on item parameter estimates in analyses using the Partial Credit extension of the ...
    • Research and national debate on Australian schooling 

      Keeves, John Philip; Curtis, David D (Shannon Research Press, 2006-11)
      This paper is a response to the paper prepared by Masters that is titled 'The case for an Australian Certificate of Education'. It argues that a national debate is needed urgently on the many issues that have arisen in ...