ERIC Number: EJ351795
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
A Holistic Approach to the Evaluation of Residential Institutions.
Millham, Spencer; Bullock, Roger
Child and Youth Services, v8 n3-4 p5-18 1987
Offers an overview of the numerous perspectives to be covered in holistic evaluation of residential institutions. The following six aspects are emphasized and recommended for consideration in evaluation research: (1) process model; (2) consumer perceptions; (3) adaptation models; (4) functions for the system and wider society; (5) congruence; and (6) historical continuity. (Author/LHW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Opinion Papers
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Note: Special issue on qualitative research and evaluation in group care.