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Core Concepts in Evaluation

Core Concepts in Evaluation
Classic Writings and Contemporary Commentary

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July 2024 | 328 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc

This unique book features original writings from evaluation's foundational thinkers, together with new commentaries from contemporary authors. Each section includes an introduction to a core evaluation concept by the editors, a classic reading, two commentaries on that topic by contemporary authors, and a reflection guide written by the editors.

Bianca Montrosse-Moorhead, Khalil Bitar
Amending the Architectural Blueprints for Evaluation
Ghislain Arbour
Lack of Discipline: Answering Scriven’s Call for Value in Evaluation
Tatiana Bustos, Oyesola Ayeni, Jessica Saucedo
Evaluation Engagement: Historical Perspectives and New Directions with Community-Based Participatory Research Principles
Sharon Attipoe-Dorcoo, Norma Martínez-Rubin
IMPACT: A Manumission Mindset and Other Engagement Approaches for Evaluation
Jennifer Billman, Bagele Chilisia
The Power and Politics of Knowledge Production in Program Evaluation: Funder, Methodological, and Pedagogical Colonialism
Rakesh Mohan
Walking the Tightrope Between Independence and Responsiveness: Falling Off Is Not an Option
Sojourner White, Deja Taylor, Radaya Ellis, Superior Murphy, Monique Liston
Black Methodologies for Black Evaluators
Grettel Arias Orozco
En Busca de las Voces Latinas in CRE: Reflections from a Program Evaluation Latina
Caitlin Blaser Mapitsa, Mine Pabari
Transformative Change Through a Decolonial Lens to Evaluation Use
Jeremy Acree, jill Chouinard
Aims, Aspirations, and Consequences: Problematization at the Intersection of Culture and Evaluation Use
Paidamoyo Chikate, Satlaj Dighe, Padma Kannan, John LaVelle
Revisiting Metaevaluation Through the Perspectives of the Global South
Tiffany Tovey, Libby Smith
A New Story for Metaevaluation

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ISBN: 9781071883839