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The evaluation society

The evaluation society

Author: Peter Dahler-Larsen
Publisher: Stanford, California : Stanford Business Books, an imprint of Stanford University Press, ©2012.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Dahler-Larsen
ISBN: 9780804776929 080477692X
OCLC Number: 787866074
Notes: Traduction de: Den rituelle reflektion.
Description: x, 265 p
Contents: The evaluation wave : from mystery to analysis --
Organizational understandings : rational, learning, and institutionalized organization --
Modernity and its "evaluation imaginary" --
Evaluation in the institutionalized organization --
Modernity and its evaluation imaginary --
Reflexive modernity --
Evaluation in reflexive modernity --
Audit society, neo-rigorism, and evaluation machines --
The critique of evaluation machines --
Epilogue : perspectives for evaluation.
Other Titles: Rituelle reflektion.
Responsibility: Peter Dahler-Larsen ; translated by Steven Sampson.
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