ERIC Number: EJ548336
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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Functions of the Evaluation Proposal in Preordinate and Emergent Studies.
Smith, Nick L.
Evaluation Practice, v18 n1 p17-24 Win 1997
Proposals satisfy a number of functions in evaluation work. This article examines how these functions differ depending on whether the proposal concerns a preordinate study in which methods are prespecified or an emergent study in which decisions about methods are made as the study proceeds. (Author/SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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