[Rasch] current issues of research in psychometrics?

Michael Lamport Commons commons at tiac.net
Sat May 5 11:14:06 EST 2012

We have a forth coming paper on animal and human stages of development.  
We reserve 0 for machines and computers.  Reflexes and tropisms are 
stage 1. Operant conditioning is stage 2.  Simple non-perceptual 
concepts are stage three.

My Best,

Michael Lamport Commons, Ph.D.
Assistant Clinical Professor

Department of Psychiatry
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Harvard Medical School
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On 5/4/2012 8:26 PM, Bond, Trevor wrote:
> A nice point, Andrew. And a sad one. But it light of your other 
> erudite remarks, it makes light of you important remarks about the 
> zero point. I dare say that if you look around the world, Syria might 
> be a good start, it is cognizable there are cases below Julia's zero.
> Zero cognitive development is quite fine for me. When after conception 
> might that be? Piaget saw modified reflexes as the first signs of 
> intelligence. Others say animals do that, so that doesn't count.
> Best
> T
> Sent from 007's iPad
> On 03/05/2012, at 4:45 PM, "Andrew Kyngdon" <akyngdon at lexile.com 
> <mailto:akyngdon at lexile.com>> wrote:
>> A human example of a true zero point is Julia Gillard, the Prime 
>> Minister of Australia. She has proven to everyone that she has zero 
>> ability to govern a country. J
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