ERIC Number: EJ586378
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: 0
Attribution Theory and Academic Library Performance Evaluation.
Gedeon, Julie A.; Rubin, Richard E.
Journal of Academic Librarianship, v25 n1 p18-25 Jan 1999
Discusses problems with performance evaluations in academic libraries and examines attribution theory, a sociopsychological theory which helps explain how biases may arise in the performance-evaluation process and may be responsible for producing serious and unrecognized inequities. Considers fairness in performance evaluation and differential evaluations based on gender. Contains 70 references. (LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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