Second Handbook of Psychological and Social Instruments

Handbooks on Psychological & Social Instruments
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  • Author :D.M. Pestonjee
  • Year of Publication :1988
  • ISBN: :9788170221920
  • Language: :English
  • Binding: :Hard Bound
  • No of Pages: VII, 408
  • Size: 23 cms
  • Categories: Management, Psychology

About the Book :

The Handbook contains psychometric tools developed and adopted in India in four areas, namely, Personality, Education, Organisational Behaviour and Social Phenomena. Each area is further divided in four sections: Instruments reproduced with full information. Instruments with technical information only; Citations, and Adaptations. All the reported instruments are produced with details about author (s) name, availability, language (s), uses, level, main features, reliability, validity, time required for administering, norms and references on the instruments. The psychometric instruments developed in India during the period 1974-81 have been compiled in the Handbook which is designed to serve as resource material for scholars and investigators in the field of psychology, management, education and organizational behaviour.

About Author :

D.M. Pestonjee was the L&T Chair Professor of Organizational Behaviour at the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, India. He is author/coauthor of nine books and over 100 research articles. He was been Temporary Advisor to WHO, USAID, OXFAM. He was also an Individual Category Elected member of the International Social Service Council of the UNESCO to represent Management Sciences for three terms. He has served on several national bodies like the Indian Council of Social Science Research, the All India Council for Technical Education, and the Indian Council of Medical Research.