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Evaluation in the human services

Author: Yvonne A Unrau; Peter Gabor, (Sociologist); Richard M Grinnell
Publisher: Itasca, Ill. : F.E. Peacock Publishers, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The audience of this book is social work students and students in other related human service programs. It is designed to be used as a main text in introductory evaluation courses, case management courses, or applied research courses. It is also suitable as supplementary text in practice methods and administration courses that place an emphasis on accountability.-Pref.
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Genre/Form: Case studies
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Unrau, Yvonne A.
Evaluation in the human services.
Itasca, Ill. : F.E. Peacock Publishers, ©2001
(OCoLC)607708914
Online version:
Unrau, Yvonne A.
Evaluation in the human services.
Itasca, Ill. : F.E. Peacock Publishers, ©2001
(OCoLC)607919405
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Yvonne A Unrau; Peter Gabor, (Sociologist); Richard M Grinnell
ISBN: 0875814441 9780875814445
OCLC Number: 47965240
Notes: Revised edition of: Evaluation for social workers / Peter A. Gabor, Yvonne A. Unrau, Richard M. Grinnell Jr. 2nd ed. c1998.
"Previously published by Allyn & Bacon"--Title page verso.
Description: xvi, 367 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Building blocks of evaluation --
What is a program? --
Types of evaluations --
Planning and focusing an evaluation --
Tools of evaluation --
Data sources, sampling, and data collection --
Measurement --
Case-level evaluations --
Program-level evaluations --
Issues of evaluation --
Politics, ethics, and standards --
Culturally appropriate evaluations --
Utility of evaluation --
Developing a data information system --
Decision making with objective and subjective data.
Responsibility: Yvonne A. Unrau, Peter A. Gabor, Richard M. Grinnell, Jr.

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The audience of this book is social work students and students in other related human service programs. It is designed to be used as a main text in introductory evaluation courses, case management courses, or applied research courses. It is also suitable as supplementary text in practice methods and administration courses that place an emphasis on accountability.-Pref.

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