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Evaluation : an integrated framework for understanding, guiding, and improving public and nonprofit policies and programs

Author: Melvin M Mark; Gary T Henry; George Julnes
Publisher: San Francisco, Calif. : Jossey-Bass, 2000
Series: Jossey-Bass nonprofit and public management series
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book defines the importance of understanding that the theory only becomes useful if the practitioner is given the necessary tools for success. This new approach to evaluation is firmly grounded in realist theory, and aims gives evaluators in the field the information they need to assess their own organizations efficiently and successfully.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Melvin M Mark; Gary T Henry; George Julnes
ISBN: 0787948020 9780787948023
OCLC Number: 476951901
Description: xv, 400 s
Contents: A Brief Overview of the Evaluation Enterprise; A Framework for Describing and Planning Evaluations; Social Betterment; Realist Foundations for Sensemaking Through Evaluation; Aligning Betterment, Purposes, Modes of Inquiry, and Methods for Sensemaking in a Realist World; Evaluation Planning for Sensemaking in a Real(ist) World; Methods for Description; Classification; Methods for Causal Analysis; Values Inquiry; Evaluation as Assisted Sensemaking: A Reprise
Series Title: Jossey-Bass nonprofit and public management series
Responsibility: Melvin Mark, Gary Henry and George Julnes

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