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NCJ Number: 51141 Find in a Library
Title: EXPLORING GOAL-FREE EVALUATION - AN INTERVIEW WITH MICHAEL SCRIVEN
Journal: EVALUATION  Volume:2  Issue:1  Dated:(1974)  Pages:9-16
Author(s): S SALASIN
Corporate Author: Minneapolis Medical Research Foundation, Inc
United States of America
Date Published: 1974
Page Count: 8
Sponsoring Agency: Minneapolis Medical Research Foundation, Inc
Minneapolis, MN 55415
Type: Program/Project Evaluation
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: A LEADING SPOKESMAN FOR GOAL-FREE EVALUATION EXPLAINS HOW TO ELIMINATE THE BIASES RESULTING FROM THE EVALUATOR'S AWARENESS OF PROGRAM GOALS.
Abstract: TOPICS DISCUSSED IN THE INTERVIEW CONCERN MORAL AND ETHICAL PROBLEMS IN EVALUATION, THE EVALUATION OF ACTUAL PROGRAM EFFECTS AGAINST A PROFILE OF DEMONSTRATED NEEDS FOR PROGRAM EFFORT (THE DEFINITION OF GOAL-FREE EVALUATION), GOAL-FREE EVALUATION IN THE FIELD OF EDUCATION, METHODOLOGICAL ASPECTS OF GOAL-FREE EVALUATION, DIFFERENCES BETWEEN THE ROLE OF THE GOAL-FREE EVALUATOR AND THE ROLE OF THE GOAL-BASED EVALUATOR, NEEDS ASSESSMENT AND THE FEASIBILITY OF GOAL-FREE EVALUATION, ALTERNATIVE MODELS OF EVALUATION, SOURCES OF BIAS ASSOCIATED WITH EVALUATION TECHNIQUES, THE DISTINCTION BETWEEN GOAL-FREE EVALUATION AND CLASSIC EXPERIMENTAL DESIGNS AND PROCEDURES, PROBLEMS IN EVALUATING, RETROSPECTIVE OR IN-PROCESS EVALUATION OF PROGRAMS, THE PEER REVIEW PANEL FORM OF EVALUATION, CONSUMER-ORIENTED EVALUATION, AND CIRCUMSTANCES UNDER WHICH GOAL-FREE EVALUATION MAY NOT BE APPLICABLE. (DEP)
Index Term(s): Evaluation; Evaluation techniques; Program evaluation
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