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Evaluation Research Methods

Leonard Rutman

Evaluation Research Methods

A Basic Guide (SAGE Focus Editions)

by Leonard Rutman

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Published by Sage Publications, Inc .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social welfare & social services,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Evaluation research (Social action programs),
  • Social Science / Research,
  • Research,
  • Evaluation research (Social ac

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages236
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7907930M
    ISBN 100803923376
    ISBN 109780803923379
    OCLC/WorldCa10727054

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His creative nonfiction book, Grand Canyon Celebration: A Father–Son Journey of Discovery, Cited by: - illustrates the contribution both quantitative and qualitative methods can make to evaluation; - stresses the important part played by theory in the evaluation enterprise; - introduces some of the conceptual, methodological and practical problems encountered when undertaking this type of applied research, especially in the areas of criminal justice, health care and by: He has edited or contributed articles to numerous books and journals, including several volumes of New Directions in Program Evaluation, on subjects as diverse as culture and evaluation, how and why language matters, HIV/AIDS research and evaluation systems, extension methods, feminist evaluation, teaching using the case method, evaluating strategy, utilization of evaluation, and by: Unlike other qualitative research books that often focus more on a particular phase of research, this book covers all phases in depth, from conceptual issues and qualitative reseach design to analysis, interpretation, and reporting/5(5).

Evaluation Research Methods. Evaluation is a set of research methods and associated methodologies with a distinctive purpose. They provide a means to judge actions and activities in terms of values, criteria and standards.

At the same time evaluation is also a practice that seeks to enhance effectiveness in the public sphere and policy making. Preface. The primary aim of this book is to introduce the reader to some of the fundamental principles of evaluation. Basically, we see the enterprise of evaluation as drawing heavily upon research methods and methodologies found in the social sciences.

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Patton has created the most comprehensive, systematic and up-to-date review of qualitative methods available.4/5. This chapter comments on Carol Weiss’s book Evaluation Research: Methods for Assessing Program Effectiveness, an in-depth analysis of many of the crucial and complex issues that plague evaluators and public managers.

Weiss explains how the political context in which social programs work and evaluations are implemented could help program managers and evaluators improve service : Kathryn Newcomer. Drawing on more than 40 years of experience conducting applied social science research and program evaluation, author Michael Quinn Patton has crafted the most comprehensive and systematic book on qualitative research and evaluation methods, inquiry frameworks, and.

Evaluation research, also known as program evaluation, refers to research purpose instead of a specific method. Evaluation research is the systematic assessment of the worth or merit of time, money, effort and resources spent in order to achieve a goal.

Research Methods, Statistics & Evaluation For more than 50 years, SAGE has been at the forefront of research and scholarship in the fields of research methods, statistics, and evaluation, publishing the work of leading minds in groundbreaking textbooks, highly influential journals, and must-have reference materials across the curriculum.

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Once again setting the standard for the field, the Second Edition of Qualitative Evaluation Methods reflects the tremendous explosion of interest in qualitative methods over the past decade. Thoroughly revised and updated, this new edition includes three new chapters on Theoretic Foundations of Qualitative Inquiry, Particularly Appropriate Qualitative Applications and Quality, and Credibility of.

Feminist Evaluation and Research: Theory and Practice Edited by Sharon Brisolara, Denise Seigart, and Saumitra SenGupta Paperback Ap Apr $ $ order. Providing students and practitioners with a comprehensive introduction to evaluation research, this book shows how social research methods and methodologies can be applied in a variety of evaluation contexts.

The author: illustrates the contribution both quantitative and qualitative methods can make to evaluation; - stresses the important part played by theory in the evaluation enterprise Reviews: 1. He has edited or contributed articles to numerous books and journals, including several volumes of New Directions in Program Evaluation, on subjects as diverse as culture and evaluation, how and why language matters, HIV/AIDS research and evaluation systems, extension methods, feminist evaluation, teaching using the case method, evaluating /5(7).

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Providing students and practitioners with a comprehensive introduction to evaluation research, this book shows how social research methods and methodologies can be applied in a variety of evaluation contexts.

The author: illustrates the contribution both quantitative and qualitative methods can make to evaluation.Focused on increasing the credibility of research and evaluation, the Fifth Edition of Research and Evaluation in Education and Psychology: Integrating Diversity with Quantitative, Qualitative, and Mixed Methods incorporates the viewpoints of various research .Drawing on more than 40 years of experience conducting applied social science research and program evaluation, author Michael Quinn Patton has crafted the most comprehensive and systematic book on qualitative research and evaluation methods, inquiry frameworks, and analysis options available today.