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How to use qualitative methods in evaluation / Michael Quinn Patton

Main Author Patton, Michael Quinn Country Estados Unidos. Publication Newbury Park : Sage, cop. 1987 Description 176 p. ; 22 cm Series Program evaluation kit , 4 ISBN 0-8039-3129-8 CDU 303 303.022
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

Introduces the reader to qualitative approaches--a major development in the field of evaluation during the last decade. This volume presents an introduction to the approach--differentiates it in the method and philosophy from more traditional quantitative methods; specifies the kinds of evaluation questions for which it is most appropriate; and explains the design decisions and sampling strategies which underlie its implementation. Step-by-step guides for planning and conducting fieldwork and observations; doing in-depth interviewing; analyzing, interpreting and reporting results; and many examples--from a wide range of disciplines and professions--clarify the use of qualitative methods in evaluations.

Table of contents provided by Syndetics

  • An Introduction to Qualitative Methods
  • When to Use Qualitative Methods
  • Designing Qualitative Evaluations
  • Fieldwork and Observation
  • Depth Interviewing
  • Analyzing and Interpreting Qualitative Data
  • Making Methods Decisions
  • Controversy and Philosophy

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