Evaluation and Action in the Social Environment

This book presents a methodological framework for doing evaluation andunnamed-1

action research in a wide range of organizational settings. Examples of action research 

strategies are offered including research in hospitals, personal social networks,

service organizations, community groups, and architectural environments. Each chapter

describes the relevant research, the analytical framework used for assessment, how

proposals are translated into action and the evaluation design used to assess

the impact of the change strategy.