Evaluation resources


Evaluation for the real world, the impact of evidence in policy making, Colin Palfrey, Paul Thomas, Ceri Phillips, Policy Press (Bristol University), 2012


Personalizing Evaluation, Saville Ian Kushner, Sage Publications, 2000


Handbook of Practical Program Evaluation, Kathryn E. Newcomer, Harry P. Hatry, Joseph S. Wholey, 1994, 2004, 2010


Program Evaluation and the Management of Government, patterns and prospect across eight nations, Ray C. Rist, Transaction publishers, 1990


The logic of evaluation, Michael Scriven, EdgePress.


Evaluation: A Systematic Approach, Peter H. Rossi, Mark W. Lipsey, and Gary T. Henry, Sage publication, 1979, 1982, 1985, 1989, 1993, 1999, 2019


Social experiments, Henry W. Riecken, Robert F. Boruch, Annual review of sociology, 1978


Hearings before the committee on human ressources, United State Senate, ninety-fifth congress, first session on oversight hearings on the scope and extent of the federal government’s efforts to evaluate its programs, october 6 and 27, 1977


Handbook of evaluation research, Marcia Guttentag, Elmer Louis Struening,  Sage publication, 1975


Program Evaluation and Administrative Theory, Orville F. Poland, Public Administration Review, Vol. 34, No. 4 (Jul. – Aug., 1974), pp. 333-338

Social Experimentation, 1st Edition, a Method for Planning and Evaluating Social Intervention, Henry W. Riecken,  Robert F. Boruch, Academic Press, 1974


Evaluating Social Programs: Theory, Practice, and Politics. Edited by Peter H. Rossi and Walter Williams. New York: Seminar Press, 1972. 326 pp

The Self-Evaluating Organization, Aaron Wildavsky, Public Administration Review, 1972


Federal evaluation policy: analyzing the effects of public programs, Joseph S. Wholey, Washington, The Urban Institute, 1970


Evaluative Research: Principles and Practice in Public Service and Social Action Programme, Russell Sage Foundation, Edward A. Suchman, 1967


Social indicators and sample surveys by Raymond A. Bauer, The Public Opinion Quarterly, 1966

The state of the nation: social systems accounting, Bertram Myron Gross, Tavistock Publications, 1966


Experimental and quasi-experimental designs for research, Donald Campbel, Julian Stanley, John Hopkins university, 1963


Research Methods in the Behavioural Sciences, Leon Festinger, Daniel Katz, , Dryden Press, 1954


Research methods in social relations, Marie Jahoda, Morton Deutsch, Stuart Cook, the Dryden press, 1951 (part 1: basic processes, part 2: selected techniques)


The techniques of market research from the standpoint of a psychologist, Paul Felix Lazarsfeld, Arthur Kornhauser, presented at the Institute of management meeting, Hotel Pennsylvania, May 24, 1935

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