Scientific  publications

Welcome to my publications page. Papers I haven't uploaded here yet can be often be downloaded through my profile on Google Scholar Citations or through Research Gate.

2014

Van de Leemput, I. A., Wichers, M., Cramer, A. O. J., Borsboom, D., Tuerlinckx, F., Kuppens, P., Van Nes, E. H., Viechtbauer, W., Giltay, E. J., Aggen S. H., Derom, C., Jacobs, N., Kendler, K. S., Van der Maas H. L. J., Neale, M. C., Peeters, F., Thiery, E., Zachar, P., & Scheffer, M. (2014). Critical slowing down as early warning for the onset and termination of depression. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, doi: 10.1073/pnas.1312114110.

2013

Borsboom, D., & Cramer, A. O. J. (2013). Network analysis: An integrative approach to the structure of psychopathology. Annual Review of Clinical Psychology, 9, 91-121.

Franić, S., Dolan, C. V., Borsboom, D., van Beijsterveldt, C. E. M., & Boomsma, D. I. (2013). Three-and-a-Half-Factor Model? The Genetic and Environmental Structure of the CBCL/6-18 Internalizing grouping. Behavior Genetics. doi:10.1007/s10519-013-9628-4

Franić, S., Borsboom, D., Dolan, C. V., & Boomsma, D. I. (2013). The Big Five Personality Traits - Psychological Entities or Statistical Constructs? Behavior Genetics. doi: 10.1007/s10519-013-9625-7

Markus, K., & Borsboom, D. (2013). Frontiers of validity theory: Measurement, causation, and meaning. New York: Routledge.

Frewen, P. A., Schmittmann, V. D., Bringmann, L. F., Borsboom, D. (2013). Perceived causal relations between anxiety, posttraumatic stress and depression: Extension to moderation, mediation, and network analysis. European Journal of Psychotraumatology, 4, 20656.

Borsboom, D., & Haig, B. D. (2013). How to practice Bayesian statistics outside the Bayesian church: What philosophy for Bayesian modeling? British Journal of Mathematical and Statistical Psychology, 66, 39-44.

Borsboom, D., & Markus, K. A. (2013). Truth and evidence in validity theory. Journal of Educational Measurement, 50, 110-114.

Bakker, M., Cramer, A. O. J., Matzke, D., Kievit, R. A., Van Der Maas, H. L. J., Wagenmakers, E. J. & Borsboom, D. (2013) Dwelling on the Past. European Journal of Personality, doi: 10.1002/per.1920.

Bringmann, L. F., Vissers, N., Wichers, M., Geschwind, N., Kuppens, P., Peeters, F., Borsboom, D., & Tuerlinckx, F. (2013). A network approach to psychopathology: New insights into clinical longitudinal data. PLoS ONE, 8, e60188, 1-13. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0060188.

Franić, S., Dolan, C. V., Borsboom, D., Hudziak, J. J., van Beijsterveldt, C. E. M., & Boomsma, D. I. (2013). Can genetics help psychometrics? Improving dimensionality assessment through Genetic Factor Modeling. Psychological Methods, doi: 10.1037/a0032755.

Kievit, R. A., Frankenhuis, W. E., Waldorp, L. J. & Borsboom, D. (2013). Simpson’s Paradox in Psychological Science: A Practical Guide. Frontiers in Psychology, doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2013.00513.

LeBel, E. P., Borsboom, D., Giner-Sorolla, R., Hasselman, F., Peters, K. R., Ratliff, K. A., & Smith, C. T. (2013). PsychDisclosure.org: Grassroots support for reforming reporting standards in psychology. Perspectives on Psychological Science, 8, 424-432.

Molenaar, D., & Borsboom, D. (2013). Investigating item bias on subtest scores. Educational Research and Evaluation, 19, 223-244.

Schmittmann, V. D., Cramer, A. O. J., Waldorp, L. J., Epskamp, S., Kievit, R. A., & Borsboom, D. (2013). Deconstructing the construct: A network perspective on psychological phenomena. New Ideas in Psychology. doi: 10.1016/j.newideapsych.2011.02.007


2012

Cramer, A. O. J., van der Sluis, S., Noordhof, A., Wicherts, M., Geschwind, N., Aggen, S. H., Kendler, K. S., & Borsboom, D. (2012). Dimensions of normal personality as networks in search of equilibrium: You can’t like parties if you don’t like people. European Journal of Personality, 26, 414-431.

Cramer, A. O. J., van der Sluis, S., Noordhof, A., Wicherts, M., Geschwind, N., Aggen, S. H., Kendler, K. S., & Borsboom, D. (2012). Measurable like temperature or mereological like flocking? On the nature of personality traits. European Journal of Personality, 26, 451-459.

Cramer, A. O. J., Kendler, K. S., & Borsboom, D. (2012). A constructionist account of emotional disorders. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 35, 146-147.

Cramer, A.O.J., Borsboom, D., Aggen, S.H., & Kendler, K.S. (2012). The pathoplasticity of major depression. Psychological Medicine, 42, 957-965. doi:10.1017/S003329171100211X

Epskamp, S., Cramer, A. O. J., Waldorp, L. J., Schmittmann, V. D., & Borsboom, D. (2012). Qgraph: Network visualizations of relationships in psychometric data. Journal of Statistical Software, 48, 1-18.

Borsboom, D., van der Sluis, S., Noordhof, A., Wicherts, M., Geschwind, N., Aggen, S. H., Kendler, K. S., & Cramer, A. O. J. (2012). What kind of causal modelling approach does personality research need? European Journal of Personality, 26, 392-393.

Borsboom, D. (2012). Whose consensus is it, anyway? Scientific versus legalistic conceptions of validity. Measurement, 10, 38-41.

Wicherts, J. M., Kievit, R. A., Bakker, M., & Borsboom, D. (2012). Letting the daylight in: Reviewing the reviewers and other ways to maximize transparancy in science. Frontiers in Computational Neuroscience, doi: 10.3389/fncom.2012.00020

Kievit, R.A., van Rooijen, H., Wicherts, J.M., Kan, K.J., Waldorp, L.J., Scholte & Borsboom, D. (2012). Intelligence and the brain: A model-based approach. Cognitive Neuroscience, 3, 89-97.

Haig, B. D., & Borsboom, D. (2012). Truth, science, and psychology. Theory & Psychology. doi: 10.1177/0959354311430442

2011

Borsboom, D., Cramer, A. O. J., Schmittmann, V. D., Epskamp, S., & Waldorp, L. J. (2011). The small world of psychopathology. PLoS ONE, 11, e27407. This paper is also online here.

Cramer, A.O.J., Borsboom, D., Aggen, S.H., & Kendler, K.S. (2011). The pathoplasticity of dysphoric episodes: Differential impact of stressful life events on the pattern of depressive symptom inter-correlations. Psychological Medicine. doi:10.1017/S003329171100211X

Epskamp, S., Cramer, A. O. J., Waldorp, L. J., Schmittmann, V. D., & Borsboom, D. (2011). qgraph: Network representations of relationships in data. R package version 0.4.10.

Borsboom, D., Epskamp, S., Kievit, R.A., Cramer, A.O.J., & Schmittmann, V. D. (2011). Transdiagnostic networks: A comment on Watkins and Nolen-Hoeksema. Perspectives on Psychological Science, 6, 610-614. This a comment on Watkins and Nolen-Hoeksema's transdiagnostic model.

Markus, K. A., & Borsboom, D. (2011). The cat came back: Evaluating arguments against psychological measurement. Theory & Psychology. doi: 10.1177/0959354310381155.

Zand Scholten, A., Maris, G., & Borsboom, D. (2011). The emperor's new measurement model. Measurement, 9, 32-35. This is a comment on Stephen Humphry's paper about the role of units in psychometrics and physics.

Cramer, A. O. J., Kendler, K. S., & Borsboom, D. (2011). Where are the genes? The implications of a network perspective on gene hunting in psychopathology. A commentary on Johnson et al.  European Journal of Personality, 25, 270-271. This is a comment on Johnson, W., Penke, L., & Spinath, F. M. (2011). Heritability in the era of molecular genetics: Some thoughts for understanding genetic influences on behavioral traits. European Journal of Personality, 25, 254-266.

Borsboom, D., Romeijn, J. W., & Wagenmakers, E.-J. (2011). Mechanistic curiosity will not kill the Bayesian cat. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 34, 192. This is attached to Jones & Love's (2011) paper on Bayesian Enlightenment.

Schmittmann, V. D., Cramer, A. O. J., Waldorp, L. J., Epskamp, S., Kievit, R. A., & Borsboom, D. (2011). Deconstructing the construct: A network perspective on psychological phenomena. New Ideas in Psychology, doi: 10.1016/j.newideapsych.2011.02.007
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Van der Maas, H. L. J., Molenaar, D., Maris, G., Kievit, R. A., & Borsboom, D. (2011). Cognitive psychology meets psychometric theory: On the relation between process models for decision making and latent variable models for individual differences. Psychological Review, 118, 339-356.

Kievit, R.A., Romeijn, J.W., Waldorp, L.J., Wicherts, J. M., Scholte, H. S., & Borsboom, D. (2011). Mind the gap: A psychometric approach to the reduction problem. Psychological Inquiry, 22, 1-21. This issue contains several commentaries, including our reply:


Kievit, R.A., Romeijn, J.W., Waldorp, L.J., Wicherts, J. M., Scholte, H. S., & Borsboom, D. (2011). Modeling mind and matter: Reductionism and psychological measurement in cognitive neuroscience. Psychological Inquiry, 22, 60-79.

Stringer, S., Borsboom, D., & Wagenmakers, E.-J. (2011). Bayesian inference for the information gain model. Behavior Research Methods, 43, 297-309.

Markus, K. A., & Borsboom, D. (2011). Reflective measurement models, behavior domains, and common causes. New Ideas in Psychology, doi: 10.1016/j.newideapsych.2011.02.008

Wagenmakers, E.-J., Wetzels, R., Borsboom, D., & van der Maas, H. L. J. (2011). Why psychologists must change the way they analyze their data: The case of psi: Comment on Bem (2011). Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 100, 426-432.

2010

Cramer, A. O. J., Waldorp, L. J., van der Maas, H., & Borsboom, D. (2010). Comorbidity: A network perspectiveBehavioral and Brain Sciences, 33, 137-193.

Dooremalen, A. J. P. W., & Borsboom, D. (2010). Metaphors in psychological conceptualization and explanation. In: A. Toomela & J. Valsiner, Methodological thinking in psychology: 60 years gone astray? Charlotte: Information Age Publishers.

Maris, G., Schmittmann, V. D., & Borsboom, D(2010). Who needs linear equating under the NEAT design? Measurement, 8, 11-15. Note: this is an uncorrected proof of a commentary on Kane, M.T., Mroch, A.A., Suh, Y., & Ripkey, D.R(2010). Linear equating for the NEAT design: Parameter substitution models and chained linear relationship models. Measurement, 7, 125-146.

2009

Borsboom, D. (2009). Book Review: Educational Measurement. Structural Equation Modeling, 16, 702-711. 

Borsboom, D., Cramer, A.O.J., Kievit, R.A., Zand Scholten, A., & Franic, S. (2009). The end of construct validity. In: Lissitz, R.W. (Ed.). The concept of validity: Revisions, new directions, and applications. Information Age Publishers. Note: this is an uncorrected proof.

Wicherts, J.M., Borsboom, D., & Dolan, C.V. (2009). Why national IQs do not support evolutionary theories of intelligence. Personality and Individual Differences, 48, 91-96.

Wicherts, J.M., Borsboom, D., & Dolan, C.V. (2009). Evolution, brain size, and the national IQ of peoples around 3000 years B.C. Personality and Individual Differences, 48, 104-106.


Zand Scholten, A., & Borsboom, D. (2009). A reanalysis of Lord's statistical treatment of football numbers. Journal of Mathematical Psychology, 53, 69-75.

Borsboom, D., Kievit, R.A., Cervone, D.P., & Hood, S.B. (2009). The two disciplines of scientific psychology, or: The disunity of psychology as a working hypothesis. In: Valsiner, J., Molenaar, P.C.M., Lyra, M.C.D.P., & Chaudary, N. (Eds.). Developmental process methodology in the social and developmental sciences. New York: Springer. Note: this is an uncorrected proof.

2008

Borsboom, D., & Visser, I. (2008). Semantic cognition or data mining? Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 31, 714-715. This is a BBS commentary attached to McClelland and Rogers' paper on semantic cognition.

Borsboom, D. (2008). Psychometric perspectives on diagnostic systems. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 64, 1089-1108.

Borsboom, D., Romeijn, J.W., & Wicherts, J.M. (2008). Measurement invariance versus selection invariance: Is fair selection possible? Psychological Methods, 13, 75-98. 

Borsboom, D. & Zand Scholten, A. (2008). The Rasch model and additive conjoint measurement theory from the perspective of psychometrics. Theory & Psychology, 18, 111-117. This paper is a comment on a paper by Andrew Kyngdon. His rejoinder to the commentary can be downloaded here.

Haig, B.D., & Borsboom, D. (2008). On the conceptual foundations of psychological measurement: Editors introduction. Measurement, 6, 1-5.  This is the introduction to a special issue on psychological measurement, with focus papers by Joel Michell and Keith Markus. Unsurprisingly, I am also in it:

Borsboom, D. (2008). Latent variable theory. Measurement, 6, 25-53.

Published alongside these papers is a set of highly interesting commentaries by, among others, Paul Barrett, Michael Maraun, Daniel Cervone, Michael Kane, Brian Haig, Andre Rupp, Andrew Kyngdon, Roy Howell, and Brian Hood, as well as an online commentary by Robert Mislevy. In response, there are rejoinders by Joel Michell and Keith Markus - I couldn't resist the temptation to reply either:

Borsboom, D. (2008). A tour guide to the latent realm. Measurement, 6, 134-146.
All the downloads pertaining to the above papers from the special issue are uncorrected proofs, as I don't have access to the pdf's. They are identical to the published work save for some spelling errors. For the real thing, go to the Measurement website and you can download the entire issue in its finally published form.


2007

Borsboom, D. & Dolan, C. V. (2007). Theoretical equivalence, measurement, invariance, and the idiographic filter. Measurement, 5, 236-263.

Borsboom, D., & Mellenbergh, G.J. (2007). Test validity in cognitive assessment. In: Leighton, J., & Gierl, M. (Eds.). Cognitive diagnostic assessment for education: Theory and applications. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.


2006

Borsboom, D. (2006). The attack of the psychometricians. Psychometrika, 71, 425-440. This a focus paper that appeared together with commentaries by Michael Kane, Willem Heiser, Lee Anna Clark, and Klaas Sijtsma. Here is my rejoinder:

Borsboom, D. (2006). Can we bring about a velvet revolution in psychological measurement? A rejoinder to commentaries. Psychometrika, 71, 463-467.
 
Borsboom, D. (2006). Evolutionary theory and the riddle of the universe. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 29, 351. This is a BBS commentary attached to Mesoudi, Whiten, and Laland's (2006) paper on cultural evolution.


Borsboom, D., & Dolan, C.V. (2006). Why g is not an adaptation: A comment on Kanazawa. Psychological Review, 113, 433-437. This is a comment on Satoshi Kanazawa's (2004) paper on general intelligence.

Borsboom, D. (2006). When does measurement invariance matter? Medical Care, 44, S176-S181.

Wicherts, J.M., Borsboom, D., Katz, J., & Molenaar, D. (2006). The poor availability of psychological research data for reanalysis. American Psychologist, 61, 726-728.


2005

Borsboom, D. (2005). Measuring the mind: Conceptual issues in contemporary psychometrics. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. This book was reviewed by Joel Michell for Theory & Psychology, by Jacqueline Leighton for Journal of Educational Measurement, by Ramin Mojtabai for Psychological Medicine, and by Per Bech for Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica. Cosma Shalizi also has a short review on his weblog.


2004

Borsboom, D., Mellenbergh, G.J., & Van Heerden (2004). The concept of validity. Psychological Review, 111, 1061-1071.

Borsboom, D., & Mellenbergh, G.J. (2004). Why psychometrics is not pathological. Theory & Psychology, 14, 105-120. (This is a comment on a paper by Joel Michell which can be downloaded here; for his reply to our commentary, click here).


2003

Borsboom, D., Mellenbergh, G.J., & Van Heerden, J. (2003). The theoretical status of latent variables. Psychological Review, 110, 203-219.

Borsboom, D., Van Heerden, J., & Mellenbergh, G.J. (2003). Validity and truth. In: Yanai, H., Okada, A., Shigemasu, K. Kano, Y., & Meulman, J.J. (Eds.), New developments in psychometrics. Proceedings of the International Meeting of the Psychometric Society 2001 (pp. 321-328). Tokyo: Springer.


2002

Borsboom, D. (2002). Letter to the Editor. The structure of the DSM. Archives of General Psychiatry, 59, 569-570.

Borsboom, D., & Mellenbergh, G.J. (2002). True scores, latent variables, and constructs: A comment on Schmidt and Hunter. Intelligence, 30, 505-514. (This is a comment on a paper by Schmidt & Hunter which may be downloaded here).

Borsboom, D., Mellenbergh, G.J., & Van Heerden, J. (2002). Functional thought experiments. Synthese, 130, 379-387.

Borsboom, D., Mellenbergh, G.J., & Van Heerden, J. (2002). Different kinds of DIF: A distinction between absolute and relative forms of measurement invariance and bias. Applied Psychological Measurement, 26, 433-450.

Borsboom, D. (2002). Book review. The Mind’s Arrow’s, Clark Glymour. Acta Psychologica, 111, 355-357.


2001

Borsboom, D. (2001). Book review. Hypothesis Testing Behaviour, Fenna H. Poletiek. Acta Psychologica, 108, 303-307.