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Call for Feedback: Proposed Changes to How ERIC Indicates Peer Review
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ERIC Number: EJ222653
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1979
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Goal-Free Evaluation: Philosophical and Ethical Aspects of Michael Scriven's Model.
Irvine, Jane F.
CEDR Quarterly, v12 n3 p11-14 Fall 1979
Scriven advocates a philosophical shift from the pseudoscientific doctrine of the traditional social sciences. He substitutes a key evaluation checklist--encompassing needs assessment, comparative value, and assessment of overall value; and suggests that evaluators use this checklist. Theoretically, the grounding of evaluation in judging and valuing must be recognized. (CP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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Identifiers: Goal Free Evaluation; Scriven (Michael)