Measuring Man – Measurement in psychology – books

Anderson, N.H. Methods of Information Integration Theory. New York: Academic Press, 1982. ISBN 0-12-058102-7

Ashby, F.G. (Ed.) Multidimensional Models of Perception and Cognition. Hillsdale, NJ: Erlbaum, 1992. ISBN 0-8058-0577-X

*Baird, J.C., & Noma, E. Fundamentals of Scaling and Psychophysics. New York: Wiley Interscience Pub., 1978. ISBN 0-471-04169-6

*Birnbaum, M.H. (Ed.). Measurement, Judgment, and Decision Making. New York: Academic Press, 1998. ISBN 0-12 099975-7

Cornelia E. Dowling, Fred S. Roberts, Peter Theuns 1998, “Recent Progress in Mathematical Psychology: Psychophysics, Knowledge Representation, Cognition, and Measurement“, ISBN: 978-0-8058-1975-5 | Published July 1st 1998 by Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.

*Gescheider, G.A. Psychophysics. The Fundamentals. Mahwah, NJ: Erlbaum, 1997 (3rd ed.).

*Green, D.M. & Swets, J.A. Signal Detection Theory and Psychophysics. New York: Wiley, 1962. (Library of Congress Catalog Card Number: 66-21059)

*Link, S.W. The Wave Theory of Difference and Similarity. Hillsdale, NJ: Erlbaum, 1992. ISBN 0-8058-0926-0

Luce, R.D., D’Zmura, M., Hoffman, D., Iverson, G.J., & Romney, A.K. (Eds.). Geometric Representations of Perceptual Phenomena. Mahwah, NJ: Erlbaum, 1995. ISBN 0-8058-1686-0

R. Duncan Luce 1999, “Utility of Gains and Losses. Measurement-Theoretical and Experimental Approaches“, ISBN: 978-0-8058-3460-4 | Published December 1st 1999 by Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.

*Lord, F.M., & Novick, M.R. Statistical Theories of Mental Test Scores. Reading, Mass: Addison-Wesley Pub. Co. Inc., 1968. ISBN 0-201-04310-6

Norwich, K.H. Information, Sensation, and Perception. New York: Academic Press, 1993. ISBN 0-12-521890-7

*Torgerson, W.S. Theory and Methods of Scaling. New York: Wiley, 1958. (Library of Congress Catalog Car Number: 58-10812)

William R. Uttal 1999, “The War Between Mentalism and Behaviorism: On the Accessibility of Mental Processes“, ISBN: 978-0-8058-3361-4 | Published September 1st 1999 by Lawrence Erlbaum Associates

**Ward, L.M. Dynamical Cognitive Science. Cambridge, Mass: The MIT Press (A Bradford Book), 2002. ISBN 0-262-23217-0

Wegener, B. (Ed.). Social Attitudes and Psychophysical Measurement. Hillsdale, NJ: Erlbaum, 1982. ISBN 0-89859-083-3


*Perhaps more central to measurement in psychology, than some of the others.

**Most interesting in an interdisciplinary perspective!


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