Advocacy And Policy Change Evaluation

Author: Annette Gardner
Publisher: Stanford University Press
ISBN: 1503602338
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This is the first book-length treatment of the concepts, designs, methods, and tools needed to conduct effective advocacy and policy change evaluations.

Program Evaluation Theory And Practice

Author: Donna M. Mertens
Publisher: Guilford Press
ISBN: 1462503241
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Both of these organizations developed their materials within the U.S. context;
therefore, some limitations in transferability to other contexts need to be
acknowledged. Guthrie, Louie, David, and Foster (2005; cited in Mertens, 2009)
wrote a report for the California Endowment and other foundations to guide their
work in assessing projects that addressed policy change and advocacy. I
adapted their principles to focus more on the community members' role in policy
and advocacy projects ...

Health Communication

Author: Renata Schiavo
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118416392
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Health communication is integral to public health practice and advocacy and Dr. Schiavo's book is both clearly written and comprehensive." —Sally Guttmacher, PhD, professor, Public Health, New York University "Reflecting the rapid changes ...

Conventional And Participatory Evaluation

Author: Lyn Paleo
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How social change occurs through program and evaluation activities Theory
Programs aim to ameliorate Projects attempt to create circumstances of
disadvantaged structural change through a individuals by effecting change in
process of praxis knowledge, attitudes, and beliefs Practice Cl: Improve
individual conditions P1: Change policy/community C2: Change policy
StructureS P2: Improve individual conditions P3: Change community structures
Theory/Practice Match | Fairly good ...

Public Communication Campaigns

Author: Ronald E. Rice
Publisher: SAGE Publications
ISBN: 1452289786
Size: 53.87 MB
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The public health perspective provided a clearer understanding of the
substantive scientific issues and the importance of theory in creating change. The
result ... From a theoretical perspective, media advocacy borrows from mass
communication, political science, cognitive linguistics, sociology, and political
psychology to understand the role of news in policy making and to develop
strategy. ... Blending theory with practice provides an overall framework for
advocacy and social change.

Preventing Eating Related And Weight Related Disorders

Author: Gail L. McVey
Publisher: Wilfrid Laurier Univ. Press
ISBN: 1554584248
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Collaborative Research, Advocacy, and Policy Change Gail L. McVey, Michael P.
Levine, Niva Piran, H. Bruce Ferguson. Grabe, S., & Hyde, J. S. (2006). Ethnicity
and body dissatisfaction ... Health Education Research: Theory and Practice, 21 (
6), 884895. Hill, C., & Silva, E. (2006). Drawing the line: Sexual harassment on ...
Development and psychometric evaluation of the Interpersonal Sexual
Objectification Scale. Psychology of Women Quarterly, 31, 176189. Kraemer
Tebes, J.

Educational Evaluation

Author: David M. Fetterman
Publisher: Corwin Press
Size: 71.51 MB
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In this collection of studies, leading researchers in the field of ethnographic evaluation identify the failures of educational programmes and offer policy and pragmatic recommendations for change.

Health Promotion Programs

Author: Carl I. Fertman
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1119163358
Size: 11.86 MB
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Public health is a critical aspect of any society, and health promotion programs play an important role. This book provides clear instruction, practical guidance, and multiple avenues to deeper investigation.

Handbook Of Public Policy Analysis

Author: Frank Fischer
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1351564366
Size: 24.37 MB
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This book also explores the interplay between empirical and normative analysis, a crucial issue running through contemporary debates.

Critical Social Theory And Evaluation Practice

Author: American Evaluation Association
Publisher: Jossey-Bass
Size: 52.90 MB
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