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Realistic evaluation

Author: Ray Pawson; Nick Tilley
Publisher: London ; Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Realistic Evaluation shows how programme evaluation needs to be, and can be, bettered. It presents a profound yet highly readable critique of current evaluation practice, and introduces a `manifesto'  Read more...


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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ray Pawson; Nick Tilley
ISBN: 0761950095 9780761950097 0761950087 9780761950080
OCLC Number: 318266964
Notes: Reimpresión de 2002.
Description: xvii, 235 p. : il ; 24 cm
Contents: A History of EvaluationOut with the Old Weaknesses in Experimental EvaluationIn with the New Introducing Scientific RealismHow To Design a Realistic EvaluationHow To Make Evaluations CumulateHow To Construct Realistic Data Utilizing Stakeholders' KnowledgeNo Smoking without Firing Mechanisms A `Realistic' ConsultationEvaluation, Policy and Practice Realizing the PotentialThe New Rules of Realistic Evaluation
Responsibility: Ray Pawson and Nick Tilley.
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`This book is a must for those engaged in the field, providing a fully illustrated text on evaluation with numerous examples from the criminal justice system. Unusually, it offers something for the Read more...

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