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Program evaluation in the public sector / edited by Albert C. Hyde, Jay M. Shafritz.

; Shafritz, Jay M
New York : Praeger, 1979.
ISBN 0030429765, 9780030429767, 0275903680, 9780275903688

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Other Authors Hyde, Albert C., 1946-
Shafritz, Jay M.
Subjects Administration publique -- Évaluation.
Evaluation.
États-Unis -- Politique et gouvernement -- Évaluation.
Gouvernements d'États fédérés -- Évaluation -- États-Unis.
Politics and government -- Evaluation.
Public administration -- Evaluation.
State governments -- Evaluation.
USA.
United States -- Politics and government -- Evaluation.
United States.
Verwaltung.
Description xxvii, 380 pages ; 24 cm
Copyright Date 1979.
Notes Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Part I. Theory and politics -- Program evaluation and administrative theory / Orville F. Poland -- Where politics and evaluation research meet / Carol H. Weiss -- The strategic retreat on objectives : learning from failure in American public policy / Aaron Wildavsky -- Social experiments : the promise and the problems / Alice M. Rivlin -- Evaluations : use with caution / Selma J. Mushkin -- Constitutional perspectives on accountability and evaluation : the citizen versus the administrative state in court / David H. Rosenbloom-- Part II. Evaluation : the executive level -- Fostering federal program evaluation : a current OMB initiative / Susan Salasin and Laurence Kivens -- Status and issues : federal program evaluation / U.S. General Accounting Office -- Methodological pitfalls in evaluation : the state level / Kent S. Jamison -- Evaluation : a municipal perspective / Edward C. Farrell -- Program evaluation and the courts / Carl Swidorski -- Part III. Evaluation : the legislative level -- The challenge of evaluating federal social programs / Elmer B. Staats -- Program evaluation in Kansas / Jeffrey H. Brewer -- Program evaluation in New York / Richard D. Nicewonger -- Program evaluation in Virginia / Peter C. Clendenin -- Evaluating program evaluation : a legislative staff perspective / J. Stephen Grimes -- Part IV. Evaluation : management dimensions -- Planning as a function of public administration and evaluation / Orville F. Poland -- Evaluation and productivity analysis / Walter F. Balk-- Evaluation in planning the future / Don Mankin -- Program evaluation and sunset legislation / Philip H. Schervish and Albert C. Hyde -- Part V. Evaluation : some substantive dimensions -- Health care evaluation in government : ideals and practices / Frank J. Thompson -- Evaluating social services systems for the aging / Albert C. Hyde -- Program evaluation in R and D programs / Philip H. Whitbeck and R. Wayne Young -- Part VI. Case evaluations -- The problem with motorcycle helmets : an evaluation of Indiana's experience / Albert C. Hyde and Philip H. Schervish -- Fluoridation of public water supplies in rural jurisdictions : a cost-benefit review / Patricia A. Barnes [and others] -- Assessing the effectiveness of a marine environmental protection program / John R. Harrald [and others] -- Local area agencies help the aging but problems need correcting / U.S. General Accounting Office.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)5219659
(OCoLC)ocm05219659
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