A Practical Guide to Program Evaluation Planning
Theory and Case Examples New edition
Normal Price: $91.00
Your Price: $81.90 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $9.10! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $4.10 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply
Practical Guide to Program Evaluation Planning by Debra J. Holden
Book Description"A Practical Guide to Program Evaluation Planning: Theory and Case Examples" provides a step-by-step process to guide evaluators in planning a comprehensive, yet feasible, program evaluation - from start to design - within any context. No book currently on the market delineates the required steps for preparing to conduct an evaluation. The co-editors of this text developed a model to guide the complex process of planning for program evaluations in a variety of settings. This model, entitled Evaluation Planning Incorporating Context (EPIC), builds on previous work by providing a practical, applied step-by-step process for planning a program evaluation in any setting. Contributing authors then use the EPIC model to describe an evaluation process that they followed in a variety of settings. The EPIC model and the case examples presented in this book provide evaluators with the conceptual tools and a framework for thinking about the pre-evaluation tasks that may be necessary for a successful, useful, and informative evaluation. Key features of this title are as mentioned below. It presents a new evaluation planning model that provides a step-by step process for how to plan for a program evaluation in any context. It introduces students to the issues in planning for an evaluation within selected contexts using case studies. It focuses on planning prior to design by providing practical guidance to plan an evaluation from the start, before a design can or has been determined.
Buy Practical Guide to Program Evaluation Planning book by Debra J. Holden from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9781412967754
(216mm x 140mm x 10mm)
Imprint: SAGE Publications Inc
Publisher: SAGE Publications Inc
Publish Date: 18-Nov-2008
Country of Publication: United States
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Practical Guide to Program Evaluation Planning book by Debra J. Holden and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - Debra J. Holden
Debra J. Holden received a B.A. in Psychology from the University of North Carolina @ Chapel Hill, an M.S. in Community Psychology from North Carolina State University and a Ph.D. in Community Psychology from North Carolina State University. She has worked for 19 years in a variety of settings to implement and evaluate health programs including those at the national, state and local levels. Marc Zimmerman is Professor and Chair of the Department of Health Behavior and Health Education at the University of Michigan School of Public Health, Director of the Prevention Research Center, and Director of the CDC-funded Michigan Youth Violence Prevention Center. Dr. Zimmerman's research focuses on health and resiliency of adolescents, adolescent substance abuse, family influences on adolescent health, and AIDS prevention. His research includes both longitudinal interview studies and community intervention. His work on empowerment theory includes measurement and analysis of psychological and community empowerment. Dr. Zimmerman is a Fellow of the Society for Community Research and Action and of the American Psychological Association. He has published extensively and is the Editor of Youth and Society and a member of the Editorial Board of Health Education Research.
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-2pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2016. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.