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The Resource Evaluation practice : how to do good evaluation research in work settings, Elizabeth DePoy and Stephen Gilson

Evaluation practice : how to do good evaluation research in work settings, Elizabeth DePoy and Stephen Gilson

Label
Evaluation practice : how to do good evaluation research in work settings
Title
Evaluation practice
Title remainder
how to do good evaluation research in work settings
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth DePoy and Stephen Gilson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
DePoy, Elizabeth
Dewey number
361.2072
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV40
LC item number
.D456 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gilson, Stephen French
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social service
  • Social service
  • Evaluation research (Social action programs)
  • Sozialdienst
  • Evaluation
  • Aktionsforschung
  • Service social
  • Service social
Label
Evaluation practice : how to do good evaluation research in work settings, Elizabeth DePoy and Stephen Gilson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [217]-223) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Beginnings -- Introduction to evaluation practice : a problem solving approach through informed thinking and action -- The conceptual framework of evaluation practice -- Thinking processes of evaluation practice -- Identifying problems and issues : mapping and analyzing your territory -- Obtaining and organizing information : how do you know? -- Ascertaining need : what is needed to resolve all or part of the problem or issue? -- Examining need with previously supported approaches : designing experimental-type inquiry -- Obtaining information in experimental-type needs assessment -- Ascertaining need in unexamined or partially understood contexts : designing inductive inquiry -- Setting goals and objectives -- Reflextive action -- Reflexive action : what is it? -- Thinking processes of reflexive action -- Action processes of reflexive action -- During and after professional effort : did you resolve your problem, how do you know, and how did you share what you know? -- Assessing outcomes : thinking processes in outcome assessment -- Action processes of outcome research -- Commencement : sharing evaluation practice knowledge and on to a new problem statement -- Appendix : data analysis -- References -- Glossary/Index
Control code
155123436
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 237 pages
Isbn
9780805862997
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2007027304
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)155123436
Label
Evaluation practice : how to do good evaluation research in work settings, Elizabeth DePoy and Stephen Gilson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [217]-223) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Beginnings -- Introduction to evaluation practice : a problem solving approach through informed thinking and action -- The conceptual framework of evaluation practice -- Thinking processes of evaluation practice -- Identifying problems and issues : mapping and analyzing your territory -- Obtaining and organizing information : how do you know? -- Ascertaining need : what is needed to resolve all or part of the problem or issue? -- Examining need with previously supported approaches : designing experimental-type inquiry -- Obtaining information in experimental-type needs assessment -- Ascertaining need in unexamined or partially understood contexts : designing inductive inquiry -- Setting goals and objectives -- Reflextive action -- Reflexive action : what is it? -- Thinking processes of reflexive action -- Action processes of reflexive action -- During and after professional effort : did you resolve your problem, how do you know, and how did you share what you know? -- Assessing outcomes : thinking processes in outcome assessment -- Action processes of outcome research -- Commencement : sharing evaluation practice knowledge and on to a new problem statement -- Appendix : data analysis -- References -- Glossary/Index
Control code
155123436
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 237 pages
Isbn
9780805862997
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2007027304
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)155123436

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