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Encyclopedia of evaluation

Encyclopedia of evaluation

Author: Sandra Mathison
Publisher: Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
"The Encyclopedia of Evaluation is an authoritative, first-of-its-kind who, what, where, why, and how of the field of evaluation. Covering professional practice as well as academia, this volume chronicles the development of the field - its history, key figures, theories, approaches, and goals. From the leading publisher in the field of evaluation, this work is a must-have for all social science libraries,  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Encyclopedia
Wörterbuch (Fachlexikon)
Encyclopédie (Descripteur de forme)
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Encyclopedia of evaluation.
Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage, ©2005
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Sandra Mathison
ISBN: 0761926097 9780761926092 1412950554 9781412950558
OCLC Number: 55054983
Description: xxxv, 481 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: Concepts, evaluation --
Concepts, methodological --
Concepts, philosophical --
Concepts, social science --
Ethics and standards --
Evaluation approaches and models --
Evaluation practice around the world, stories --
Evaluation planning --
Evaluation theory --
Laws and legislation --
Organizations --
People --
Publications --
Qualitative methods --
Quantitative methods --
Representation, reporting, communicating --
Systems --
Technology --
Responsibility: editor, Sandra Mathison.
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Covering professional practice as well as academia, this volume chronicles the development of evaluation, its history, key figures, theories, approaches and goals. It is intended for those social  Read more...


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In this new encyclopedia, veteran professor of education Sandra Mathison leads a team of 108 contributing experts in documenting the development of the field of evaluation and in defining its Read more...

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