ERIC Number: EJ362241
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Effects of Societal Trends on Participation Research.
Wagner, John A., III; Gooding, Richard Z.
Administrative Science Quarterly, v32 n2 p241-62 Jun 1987
Presents three studies investigating discrepancies in published American research on participation and its outcomes. The first study, a longitudinal review of research published between 1950 and 1985, showed societal trends affected research questions, methodology, and magnitude of reported effects. The other two studies corroborated these findings. Includes 60 references and appendix of 70 research studies surveyed in longitudinal study. (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Researchers; Practitioners
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