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Encyclopedia of evaluation

Encyclopedia of evaluation

Author: Sandra Mathison
Publisher: Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage, 2005. ©2005
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : 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, departments  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedia
Electronic books
Encyclopédie (Descripteur de forme)
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Encyclopedia of evaluation.
Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage, ©2005
(DLC) 2004009988
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sandra Mathison
ISBN: 9781412950558 1412950554 9781452261447 145226144X
Language Note: English.
OCLC Number: 148086940
Notes: Title from home page (viewed June 29, 2007).
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xxxv, 481 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
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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