Measurement and Assessment Bibliography
A selected bibliography of reference tools (handbooks, guides, and compendiums)
on measurement and assessment related to the study of sexuality and gender
Beere, Carole A. (1990). Sex and gender issues: A handbook of tests
and measures. New York: Greenwood Press.
- Card, Josefina. (Ed.). (1993). Handbook of adolescent sexuality
and pregnancy: Research and evaluation instruments. Newbury Park,
CA: Sage Publications.
- Includes 60 field-tested instruments.
- Davis, Clive M., Yarber, William L., and Davis, Sandra L. (Eds.).
(1988). Sexuality-related measures: A compendium. Lake Mills,
Iowa : Graphic Publishing Company, 1988.
- Includes questionnaires, scales, inventories, interview schedules
developed to measure a myriad of sexuality-related states and traits,
attitudes and behaviors, variations and deviations.
Davis, Clive M., et al. (Eds.). (1997). Handbook of sexuality-related
measures. Thousand Oaks, CA : Sage Publications, c1997.
Freedman, Norman. (1987). Handbook of measurements for marriage and
family therapy. New York: Brunner/Mazel.
Grotevant, Harold D., and Carlson, Cindy I. (1989). Family assessment:
A guide to methods and measures. New York: Guilford Press.
Impara, James C., and Plake, Barbara S. (Eds.). (1998). The thirteenth
mental measurements yearbook. Lincoln: Buros
Institute of Mental Measurements, University of Nebraska.
Janda, Louis H. (1998). Love and sex tests: Twenty-four psychological
tests to help you evaluate your readiness for relationships, love, and
sex. Holbrook, MA: Adams Media Corp.
L'Abate, Luciano. (1993). Sourcebook of marriage and family evaluation.
New York: Brunner/Mazel.
Langevin, Ron. (1989). Sexual preference testing: A brief guide.
Oakville, Ontario: Juniper Press.
McConaghy, Nathaniel, Bellack, Alan S., and Hersen, Michel. (Eds.) (1998).
Behavioral assessment: A practical handbook (4th edition). Boston,
MA: Allyn & Bacon.
McGiverin, Rolland H. (1990). Educational and psychological tests
in the academic library. New York : Haworth Press.
- Measures of personality and social psychological attitudes.
(1991). San Diego, CA: Academic Press.
- Includes bibliographic references. Criteria for scale selection and
Peck, David F., et al. (Eds.). (1990). Measuring human problems:
A practical guide. Chichester, England: John Wiley and Sons.
Sweetland, Richard C., and Keyser, Daniel. (Eds.). (1990). Tests:
A comprehensive reference for assessments in psychology, education, and
business (3rd ed.). Austin, TX: Pro-Ed.
Toriliatos, John, Perlmutter, Barry F., and Straus, Murray A. (Eds.).
(1990). Handbook of Family Measurement Techniques. Newbury Park,
CA: Sage Publications.
An online source for measurement instruments is the Health and Psychological
Instruments (HAPI) Database, available on CD-ROM from Behavioral Measurement
Database Services (P.O. Box 110287, Pittsburgh, PA 15232-0787; 412/687-6850)
and through OVID Technologies, a commercial
vendor providing access to bibliographic and full-text databases (1985
to date) for academic, biomedical and scientific research. The Psyclit/PsycInfo
bibliographic database also is a source for journal articles on measures
of sexual orientation, sexual attitudes, knowledge, and behavior.