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. Ed(s): Stake, Robert E. - Standards-Based and Responsive Evaluation - 9780761926658 - V9780761926658
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Standards-Based and Responsive Evaluation

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Description for Standards-Based and Responsive Evaluation Paperback. Explores the many conceptual choices an evaluator needs to make - from attention to stakeholders, to weighing ethical risks, to writing a useful report - when doing an evaluation. This book presents evaluation as a series of choices for the reader. Editor(s): Stake, Robert E. Num Pages: 368 pages, 1, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: GPS; JHBC; JM; JN. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 228 x 152 x 19. Weight in Grams: 511.
Written by a master writer and evaluator, this text explores the many conceptual choices an evaluator needs to make--from attention to stakeholders, to weighing ethical risks, to writing a useful report--when doing an evaluation. The book begins with the main strategic choices an evaluator needs to make between approaches: quantitatively,by explicating criteria, needs, standards, and performances, or, qualitatively, by studying the activity, aspirations, problems, and accomplishments of the participants and critical observers. Throughout the book, the author presents evaluation as a series of choices for the reader. He leads audiences to consider whether they would prefer to remain independent ... Read more

Product Details

Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
SAGE Publications Inc United States
Number of pages
368
Condition
New
Number of Pages
368
Place of Publication
Thousand Oaks, United States
ISBN
9780761926658
SKU
V9780761926658
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About . Ed(s): Stake, Robert E.
Professor Stake received his B.A. in Mathematics with a minor in naval science and Spanish from the University of Nebraska in 1950. He graduated with an M.A. in educational psychology in 1954 from this university. In 1958, he received his Ph.D. in psychology from Princeton University. From 1955 to 1958, he was a Psychometric Fellow at the Educational Testing Service. ... Read more

Reviews for Standards-Based and Responsive Evaluation
We can be grateful that Dr. Stake decided to cap his distinguished career by sharing his ideas in writing. This is a book that evaluators will want to have in their personal library. It tells us a lot about our field, highlights contrasting ways of evaluating without pitting one against the other, and manages to remind us why many of ... Read more

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