Historical Aspects and Test Characteristics of Eponymously Named Psychometric Tests by Women: The Period up to 1970

Yale A. J., Colaiezzi A. E., Tekiner H., Yale S. H.

EUROBIOTECH JOURNAL, vol.6, no.4, pp.147-166, 2022 (ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 6 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2022
  • Doi Number: 10.2478/ebtj-2022-0015
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.147-166
  • Erciyes University Affiliated: Yes


Background: Prior to 1970, women authored or co-authored a variety of eponymously named psychometric tests predominately in children and young adults with developmental and behavioral disorders. Gaps remain in understanding and appreciating the extent of their contributions to these psychometric tests.