Advocacy And Policy Change Evaluation

Author: Annette Gardner
Publisher: Stanford University Press
ISBN: 1503602338
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This is the first book-length treatment of the concepts, designs, methods, and tools needed to conduct effective advocacy and policy change evaluations.

Program Evaluation Theory And Practice

Author: Donna M. Mertens
Publisher: Guilford Press
ISBN: 1462503241
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Both of these organizations developed their materials within the U.S. context;
therefore, some limitations in transferability to other contexts need to be
acknowledged. Guthrie, Louie, David, and Foster (2005; cited in Mertens, 2009)
wrote a report for the California Endowment and other foundations to guide their
work in assessing projects that addressed policy change and advocacy. I
adapted their principles to focus more on the community members' role in policy
and advocacy projects ...

Health Communication

Author: Renata Schiavo
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118416392
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Health communication is integral to public health practice and advocacy and Dr. Schiavo's book is both clearly written and comprehensive." —Sally Guttmacher, PhD, professor, Public Health, New York University "Reflecting the rapid changes ...

Public Communication Campaigns

Author: Ronald E. Rice
Publisher: SAGE Publications
ISBN: 1452289786
Size: 47.27 MB
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The public health perspective provided a clearer understanding of the
substantive scientific issues and the importance of theory in creating change. The
result ... From a theoretical perspective, media advocacy borrows from mass
communication, political science, cognitive linguistics, sociology, and political
psychology to understand the role of news in policy making and to develop
strategy. ... Blending theory with practice provides an overall framework for
advocacy and social change.

Preventing Eating Related And Weight Related Disorders

Author: Gail L. McVey
Publisher: Wilfrid Laurier Univ. Press
ISBN: 1554584248
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Collaborative Research, Advocacy, and Policy Change Gail L. McVey, Michael P.
Levine, Niva Piran, H. Bruce Ferguson. Grabe, S., & Hyde, J. S. (2006). Ethnicity
and body dissatisfaction ... Health Education Research: Theory and Practice, 21 (
6), 884895. Hill, C., & Silva, E. (2006). Drawing the line: Sexual harassment on ...
Development and psychometric evaluation of the Interpersonal Sexual
Objectification Scale. Psychology of Women Quarterly, 31, 176189. Kraemer
Tebes, J.

Evaluation In Planning

Author: Nathaniel Lichfield
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9401714959
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Explorations in Planning Theory,; Center for Urban Policy Research, Rutgers
Sate Univ. of NJ, New Brunswick, NJ pp.383-394 Flyvberg, B. (1996.b)
Rationality and Power, Avebury, Aldershot, Hants. Forester, J. ... Forester, J. (
1996) Argument, power and passion in planning practice, in S.J.Mandelbaum, L.
Mazza and R.W.Burchell (eds.) ... Sabatier, P.A., and H.Jenkins-Smith (1993)
Policy Change and Learning: An Advocacy Coalition Approach, Westview Press,
Boulder, CO. Sager, T.

Educational Evaluation

Author: David M. Fetterman
Publisher: Corwin Press
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In this collection of studies, leading researchers in the field of ethnographic evaluation identify the failures of educational programmes and offer policy and pragmatic recommendations for change.

Handbook Of Public Policy Analysis

Author: Frank Fischer
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1351564366
Size: 39.74 MB
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This book also explores the interplay between empirical and normative analysis, a crucial issue running through contemporary debates.

Evaluation Theory Models And Applications

Author: Daniel L. Stufflebeam
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118870220
Size: 21.58 MB
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APPROACHES Cooperrider, D. L., & Whitney, D. (2005). Appreciative inquiry: A
positive revolution in change. San Francisco, CA: Berrett-Koehler. ...
Empowerment evaluation. In S. Mathison (Ed.), Encyclopedia of evaluation (pp.
125–129). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage. Freeman, M. (Ed.). (2010). Critical social
theory and evaluation practice. New Directions for Evaluation, no. 127. San
Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass.

Encyclopedia Of Educational Theory And Philosophy

Author: D. C. Phillips
Publisher: SAGE Publications
ISBN: 1483364755
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Culturally responsive evaluation strongly emphasizes that evaluators must not
only be cognizant of these aspects of culture in evaluation but also be competent
in designing and implementing an evaluation that takes these aspects fully into
account. Program-Theory Approaches Program-theory approaches are
concerned with how a particular program actually works—they focus on
developing an explicit theory of how a program is expected to bring about
desired change and testing ...