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Product Description: The Third Edition of Arlene Fink’s Evaluation Fundamentals teaches the basic concepts and vocabulary necessary to do program evaluations and review the quality of evaluation research to make informed decisions about methods and outcomes to meet scientific and community needs...read more

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9781452282008 | 3 edition (Sage Pubns, March 11, 2014), cover price $65.00 | About this edition: The Third Edition of Arlene Fink’s Evaluation Fundamentals teaches the basic concepts and vocabulary necessary to do program evaluations and review the quality of evaluation research to make informed decisions about methods and outcomes to meet scientific and community needs.

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Product Description: Providing readers with an accessible, in-depth look at how to synthesize research literature, Conducting Research Literature Reviews is perfect for students, researchers, marketers, planners, and policymakers who design and manage public and private agencies, conduct research studies, and prepare strategic plans and grant proposals...read more

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9781452259499 | 4th edition (Sage Pubns, August 7, 2013), cover price $69.00 | About this edition: Providing readers with an accessible, in-depth look at how to synthesize research literature, Conducting Research Literature Reviews is perfect for students, researchers, marketers, planners, and policymakers who design and manage public and private agencies, conduct research studies, and prepare strategic plans and grant proposals.
9781412971898 | 3 edition (Sage Pubns, March 26, 2009), cover price $61.00 | About this edition: The Third Edition of Conducting Literature Reviews: From the Internet to Paper provides readers with an accessible but in-depth look at how to synthesize research literature.
9781412909044 | 2 edition (Sage Pubns, November 17, 2004), cover price $51.95

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Product Description: Packed with new topics that reflect today’s challenges, the Sixth Edition of the bestselling How to Conduct Surveys guides readers through the process of developing their own rigorous surveys and evaluating the credibility and transparency of surveys created by others...read more

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9780761914082 | 2 sub edition (Sage Pubns, April 1, 1998), cover price $72.95

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9781452203874 | 5th edition (Sage Pubns, November 12, 2012), cover price $59.00 | About this edition: The Fifth Edition of Arlene Fink′s best-selling How to Conduct Surveys guides readers through the process of developing their own rigorous surveys and evaluating the credibility of surveys created by others.
9781412966689 | 4th edition (Sage Pubns, September 29, 2008), cover price $54.00
9781412914239 | 3 edition (Sage Pubns, May 26, 2005), cover price $42.95
9780761914099, titled "How to Conduct Surveys: A Step by Step Guide" | 2 edition (Sage Pubns, April 1, 1998), cover price $36.95 | About this edition: Popular for helping readers to organize a rigorous survey and evaluate the credibility of other ones by giving them practical, step-by-step advice, the Second Edition of this book now also covers: computer-assisted and interactive surveys and how they contrast with telephone and face-to-face surveys; guidelines for preparing informed consent statements for survey respondents; ways to ensure the sample you have is large enough to detect a difference between groups (if one exists); ways to ask questions about ethnicity; how to read computer output containing survey results; how to prepare a structured abstract of a survey report; new survey data analysis techniques, such as odds ratios, relative risks, and confidence intervals as well as sampling techniques, such as snowball sampling; and guidelines for preparing overheads and slides to report survey results with illustrations of how an oral presentation of survey results differs from a written one.
9780803924567 | Sage Pubns, August 1, 1985, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Arlene Fink and Jacqueline Kosecoff′s practical guide examines the nuts and bolts of interview and questionnaire design.
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Product Description: Designed for students and practitioners, Arlene Fink′s practical book shows how to do evidence-based research in public health. As a great deal of evidence-based practice occurs online, Evidence Based Public Health Practice focuses on how to find, use and interpret online sources of public health information...read more

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9781412997447 | Sage Pubns, January 17, 2012, cover price $53.00 | About this edition: Designed for students and practitioners, Arlene Fink′s practical book shows how to do evidence-based research in public health.

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Product Description: We offer these texts bundled together at a discount for your students.Dane, Evaluating Research: Methodology for People Who Need to Read ResearchDesigned for anyone who needs to learn to read and understand empirical reports in the social and behavioral sciences, this multidisciplinary book provides individuals with the knowledge necessary to understand research without overwhelming them with information about how to conduct research...read more

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9781412989541 | Pck edition (Sage Pubns, March 18, 2010), cover price $174.00 | About this edition: We offer these texts bundled together at a discount for your students.

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9781412982078 | Pck har/pa edition (Sage Pubns, December 15, 2009), cover price $120.00

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Product Description: Practicing Research: Discovering Evidence That Matters provides students, practitioners, and researchers with guidance on best practices. The book's eight chapters correspond to the skills that research consumers need to discover evidence that matters...read more

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9781412937702 | Sage Pubns, December 14, 2007, cover price $70.00 | About this edition: Practicing Research: Discovering Evidence That Matters provides students, practitioners, and researchers with guidance on best practices.

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Product Description: Now in its Second Edition, the book contains an added emphasis on outcomes, effectiveness, and quality of evaluations. Author Arlene Fink teaches the basic concepts and vocabulary necessary to do program evaluations and to review the quality of evaluation research so as to make informed decisions about methods and outcomes...read more

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9780761988687 | 2 edition (Sage Pubns, June 4, 2004), cover price $76.00 | About this edition: Now in its Second Edition, the book contains an added emphasis on outcomes, effectiveness, and quality of evaluations.

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Product Description: This volume guides readers in determining a feasible number of survey questions, preparing appropriately worded questions for participants and standardizing the response choice. It also covers issues such as: how to understand a survey's cultural, psychological, economic, and political context; how to ask questions about knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors; how to avoid negative phrasing and biasing words; and how to distinguish among response formats that use nominal, ordinal, and numerical measurement...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780803957459 | Sage Pubns, October 1, 1995, cover price $33.95 | About this edition: This volume guides readers in determining a feasible number of survey questions, preparing appropriately worded questions for participants and standardizing the response choice.

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Product Description: The kit that helped thousands of researchers and students do better survey research in the 90′s has been completely updated and revised for the issues of the 21st century! "The Survey Kit is an easy-to-understand, easy-to-follow, comprehensive guide for the novice survey researcher...read more

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9780761925101 | 2 edition (Sage Pubns, November 12, 2002), cover price $175.00 | About this edition: The kit that helped thousands of researchers and students do better survey research in the 90′s has been completely updated and revised for the issues of the 21st century!

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Product Description: How to Report on Surveys demonstrates how to prepare more effective verbal and written survey reports. The book includes guidelines for preparing overhead transparencies and a step-by-step account of how to talk about a survey and the data analysis...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780803973855 | Sage Pubns, August 3, 1995, cover price $39.00 | About this edition: How to Report on Surveys demonstrates how to prepare more effective verbal and written survey reports.

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Product Description: How to select and use the most appropriate sampling methods for a survey is the focus of this book. It covers a range of sampling techniques including: simple random sampling, stratified random sampling, systematic sampling, cluster sampling, convenience sampling, snowball sampling,; quota sampling, and focus groups...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780803957541 | Sage Pubns, August 3, 1995, cover price $36.00 | About this edition: How to select and use the most appropriate sampling methods for a survey is the focus of this book.

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Product Description: Book by Fink, Arlene G. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780761909040 | Sage Pubns, May 1, 1998, cover price $81.95 | About this edition: Book by Fink, Arlene G.

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9780761909057 | Sage Pubns, May 1, 1998, cover price $41.95 | About this edition: This book shows how to interpret and analyze published and unpublished research literature.

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Product Description: Clear and concise, How to Analyze Survey Data begins with a basic overview demonstrating what statistics can do for surveys, describing measurement scales in detail and showing how to choose a method to analyze results. The book includes checklists and guidelines as well as practice exercises to enable the reader to monitor their progress...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780803973862 | Sage Pubns, August 3, 1995, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Clear and concise, How to Analyze Survey Data begins with a basic overview demonstrating what statistics can do for surveys, describing measurement scales in detail and showing how to choose a method to analyze results.

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Product Description: Skills and resources necessary for conducting a survey are introduced in this book. Through the use of numerous examples, Arlene Fink describes the four different types of survey instruments, the activities that constitute a "typical" survey, and demonstrates how to organize surveys and estimate their costs...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780803959347 | Sage Pubns, October 1, 1995, cover price $33.95 | About this edition: Skills and resources necessary for conducting a survey are introduced in this book.

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Product Description: How can a survey be designed more effectively? What is the purpose of the survey - to describe, compare or predict a response? By answering these questions through explanations and demonstrations, How to Design Surveys offers guidelines for experimental designs of surveys, as well as of cross-sectional, cohort and case-control designs, and provides checklists of risks to avoid for internal and external validity...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780803973879 | Sage Pubns, October 1, 1995, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: How can a survey be designed more effectively?

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Product Description: Planning and conducting successful surveys requires a great deal of time, energy and know-how. While the time and energy components are relatively easy to find, what is often difficult is acquiring the know-how actually to plan, conduct and analyze a survey...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Arlene Fink (editor) and Mark S. Litwin

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9780803973886 | Box edition (Sage Pubns, October 1, 1995), cover price $146.00 | About this edition: Planning and conducting successful surveys requires a great deal of time, energy and know-how.

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Product Description: Arlene Fink presents an accessible step-by-step approach to educational and psychological programme evaluation. The book covers topics such as: setting standards of effectiveness; qualitative evaluation methods (including participatory evaluation); selecting an evaluation design; analyzing data (including how to read a computer printout); cost benefits; how to make a slide or transparency for an oral presentation; and ways to budget an evaluation...read more

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9780803958548 | Sage Pubns, January 18, 1995, cover price $84.95 | About this edition: Arlene Fink presents an accessible step-by-step approach to educational and psychological programme evaluation.

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Product Description: Through the use of numerous examples and excerpts from published evaluations, Evaluation Fundamentals covers such topics as the use of expert panels to set standards of program effectiveness, how to do literature searches (including electronic data bases), uses of epidemiological data and vital statistics in program evaluation, meta-analysis, power analysis, health policy, clinical scenarios, data management, qualitative evaluation methods (including participatory evaluations), cost benefits and cost effectiveness, and how to prepare a report and do an oral presentation...read more

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9780803948389 | Sage Pubns, September 1, 1993, cover price $93.95 | About this edition: Through the use of numerous examples and excerpts from published evaluations, Evaluation Fundamentals covers such topics as the use of expert panels to set standards of program effectiveness, how to do literature searches (including electronic data bases), uses of epidemiological data and vital statistics in program evaluation, meta-analysis, power analysis, health policy, clinical scenarios, data management, qualitative evaluation methods (including participatory evaluations), cost benefits and cost effectiveness, and how to prepare a report and do an oral presentation.

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9780803948396 | Sage Pubns, September 1, 1993, cover price $50.95 | About this edition: Through the use of numerous examples and excerpts from published evaluations, Evaluation Fundamentals covers such topics as the use of expert panels to set standards of program effectiveness, how to do literature searches (including electronic data bases), uses of epidemiological data and vital statistics in program evaluation, meta-analysis, power analysis, health policy, clinical scenarios, data management, qualitative evaluation methods (including participatory evaluations), cost benefits and cost effectiveness, and how to prepare a report and do an oral presentation.

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Product Description: A step-by-step guide through the process of programme evaluation which takes into account all the evaluator's roles -- not just as researcher, but as negotiator, administrator and organizer, writer, and communicator. Kosekoff and Fink offer some of the techniques that have proven useful in their own professional evaluation practice...read more

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9780803918962 | Sage Pubns, December 1, 1982, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: A step-by-step guide through the process of programme evaluation which takes into account all the evaluator's roles -- not just as researcher, but as negotiator, administrator and organizer, writer, and communicator.

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