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Published: 17 December 2019

224 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198796862

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Disaster Evaluation Research

A field guide

Edmund M. Ricci, Ernesto A. Pretto, Jr., and Knut Ole Sundnes

  • The definitive guide to applying modern methods of evaluation science to disaster situations.
  • Outlines a disaster response system and describes the mixed research methods and tools used by evaluation scientists worldwide to assess such systems.
  • Describes a step by step approach to disaster evaluation that can be followed by health professionals examining disaster responses.
  • Details the 'logic model' which can be used as a basis for the design of a comprehensive evaluation study.
  • Includes case examples of evaluations suitable for use on courses and at staff training events.
  • Includes practical tools and resources such as evalution questions, indicators and data sources as well as questionnaires used in past studies.

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