By explaining the role of evaluation in modern societies and its historical development in the USA and Europe this book highlights the scientific roots of Evaluation and offers an overview of its fundamental theories and concepts. The process of collecting, analyzing and interpreting is explored giving an insight into the course of an evaluation.
development environment Europe evaluation information research USA
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1.Center for Evaluation, Sociological DepartmentUniversity of SaarlandGermany
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