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<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:&quot;Times New Roman TUR&quot;,&quot;serif&quot;"> </span><b><span style="font-size:10.0pt">Vol. 16, No.
2, Summer 2015</span></b></p>

<p class="MsoNormal"><b><span style="font-size:10.0pt"> </span></b><span style="font-size:10pt">Implications
of Removing Random Guessing from Rasch Item Estimates in Vertical Scaling</span></p>

<p class="MsoNormal"><i><span style="font-size:10.0pt;layout-grid-mode:both">      Ida Marais</span></i></p>

<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;layout-grid-mode:both">Funding
Medical Research Projects: Taking into Account Referees’ Severity and
Consistency through Many-Faceted Rasch Modeling of Projects’ Scores</span></p>

<p class="MsoNormal"><i><span style="font-size:10.0pt;layout-grid-mode:both">      Luigi Tesio, Anna Simone,
Mariuzs T. Grzeda, Michela Ponzio,Gabriele Dati, Paola Zaratin, Laura Perucca,
and </span></i></p>

<p class="MsoNormal"><i><span style="font-size:10.0pt;layout-grid-mode:both">      Mario A. Battaglia</span></i></p>

<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;layout-grid-mode:both">A
Family of Rater Accuracy Models</span></p>

<p class="MsoNormal"><i><span style="font-size:10.0pt;layout-grid-mode:both">      Edward W. Wolfe, Hong Jiao,
and Tian Song</span></i></p>

<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;layout-grid-mode:both">Using
PISA as an International Benchmark in Standard Setting</span></p>

<p class="MsoNormal"><i><span style="font-size:10.0pt;layout-grid-mode:both">      Gary W. Phillips and Tao
Jiang</span></i></p>

<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;layout-grid-mode:both">Investigating
the Function of Content and Argumentation Items in a Science Test:  A Multidimensional Approach</span></p>

<p class="MsoNormal"><i><span style="font-size:10.0pt;layout-grid-mode:both">      Shih-Ying Yao, Mark Wilson,
J. Bryan Henderson, and Jonathan Osborne</span></i></p>

<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;layout-grid-mode:both">Using
a Rasch Model to Account for Guessing as a Source of Low Discrimination</span></p>

<p class="MsoNormal"><i><span style="font-size:10.0pt;layout-grid-mode:both">      Stephen Humphry</span></i></p>

<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;layout-grid-mode:both">Chi-Squared
Test of Fit and Sample Size—A Comparison between a Random Sample Approach and a
Chi-Square Value Adjustment Method</span></p>

<p class="MsoNormal"><i><span style="font-size:10.0pt;layout-grid-mode:both">      Daniel Bergh</span></i></p>

<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;layout-grid-mode:both">Properties
of the Tampa Scale for Kinesiophobia across Workers with Different Pain
Experiences and Cultural Backgrounds: </span></p>

<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;layout-grid-mode:both">A
Rasch Analysis</span></p>

<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;layout-grid-mode:both">      <i>M. B. Jørgensen, E. Damsgård, A.
Holtermann. A. Anke, K. Søgaard, and C. Røe</i></span></p><p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;layout-grid-mode:both"><i><br></i></span></p><p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;layout-grid-mode:both">Richard Smith, Editor</span></p><p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;layout-grid-mode:both">Journal of Applied Measurement</span></p><p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;layout-grid-mode:both">P.O. Box 1283</span></p><p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;layout-grid-mode:both">Maple Grove, MN  55311, USA</span></p><p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;layout-grid-mode:both">Phone:  763-268-2282</span></p><p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;layout-grid-mode:both">Fax:  763-268-2782</span></p><p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;layout-grid-mode:both">Email:  <a href="mailto:editor@jampress.org">editor@jampress.org</a></span></p>

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