Thomas A Schwandt

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2019

How did that happen? Teachers' explanations for low test scores

Evans, M., Teasdale, R. M., Gannon-Slater, N., Londe, P. G. L., Crenshaw, H. L., Greene, J. C. & Schwandt, T. A., Jan 1 2019, In : Teachers College Record. 121, 2

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Post-normal evaluation?

Schwandt, T. A., Jul 1 2019, In : Evaluation. 25, 3, p. 317-329 13 p.

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2018

Acting together in determining value: A professional ethical responsibility of evaluators

Schwandt, T. A., Jul 1 2018, In : Evaluation. 24, 3, p. 306-317 12 p.

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Beyond Matchmaking: Considering Aims for Teacher Data Use

Evans, M., LaLonde, P., Gannon-Slater, N., Crenshaw, H., Teasdale, R., Green, J. & Schwandt, T., Jan 1 2018, Cases of Teachers' Data Use. Barnes, N. & Fives, H. (eds.). Taylor and Francis, p. 112-127 16 p.

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Evaluative Thinking as a Collaborative Social Practice: The Case of Boundary Judgment Making

Schwandt, T. A., Jun 1 2018, In : New Directions for Evaluation. 2018, 158, p. 125-137 13 p.

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This Is Your (My) Life

Schwandt, T. A., Mar 1 2018, In : New Directions for Evaluation. 2018, 157, p. 79-81 3 p.

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2017

Advancing equity in accountability and organizational cultures of data use

Gannon-Slater, N., La Londe, P. G., Crenshaw, H. L., Evans, M. E., Greene, J. C. & Schwandt, T. A., Jan 1 2017, In : Journal of Educational Administration. 55, 4, p. 361-375 15 p.

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Case Study Methodology

Schwandt, T. A. & Gates, E. F., Feb 2017, The SAGE Handbook of Qualitative Research. Denzin, N. K. & Lincoln, Y. S. (eds.). SAGE Publications Inc.

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Evaluation: a missed opportunity in the SDGs’ first set of Voluntary National Reviews

Simon, B., Meyer, W., D’Errico, S., Schwandt, T., Lucks, D., Zhaoying, C., El-Saddik, K., Schneider, E., Taube, L., Anderson, S. & Ofir, Z., 2017, International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED). 4 p.

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Professionalization, Ethics, and Fidelity to an Evaluation Ethos

Schwandt, T. A., Dec 1 2017, In : American Journal of Evaluation. 38, 4, p. 546-553 8 p.

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2015

Reconstructing professional ethics and responsibility: Implications of critical systems thinking

Schwandt, T. A., Oct 1 2015, In : Evaluation. 21, 4, p. 462-466 5 p.

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The SAGE Dictionary of Qualitative Inquiry

Schwandt, T. A., Jan 2015, 4 ed. Los Angeles: SAGE. 368 p.

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2014

On the Mutually Informing Relationship Between Practice and Theory in Evaluation

Schwandt, T. A., Jun 2014, In : American Journal of Evaluation. 35, 2, p. 231-236 6 p.

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The Origins, Meaning, and Significance of Qualitative Inquiry in Evaluation

Schwandt, T. A. & Cash, T. J., Oct 2014, Qualitative Inquiry in Evaluation: From Theory to Practice. Goodyear, L., Barela, E., Jewiss, J. & Usinger, J. (eds.). Jossey-Bass Inc., p. 3-24

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2013

From the Editor

Schwandt, T. A., Dec 1 2013, In : American Journal of Evaluation. 34, 4, p. 463-464 2 p.

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International Perspectives on Evaluation

Schwandt, T. A., Dec 1 2013, In : American Journal of Evaluation. 34, 4, p. 567-568 2 p.

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2012

Political culture as context for evaluation

Dahler-Larsen, P. & Schwandt, T. A., Sep 1 2012, In : New Directions for Evaluation. 2012, 135, p. 75-87 13 p.

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Quality, Standards and Accountability: An Uneasy Alliance

Schwandt, T. A., Jun 1 2012, In : Education Inquiry. 3, 2, p. 217-224 8 p.

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Using Science as Evidence in Public Policy

Prewitt, K. (ed.), Schwandt, T. A. (ed.) & Straf, M. L. (ed.), 2012, Washington, DC: National Academies Press. 122 p.

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Valuing methodological diversity

Schwandt, T. A., Mar 1 2012, In : qualitative social work. 11, 2, p. 125-129 5 p.

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2011

From the editor

Schwandt, T. A., Mar 1 2011, In : American Journal of Evaluation. 32, 1, 1 p.

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From the editor

Schwandt, T. A., Jun 1 2011, In : American Journal of Evaluation. 32, 2, p. 167 1 p.

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From the Editor

Schwandt, T. A., Sep 2011, In : American Journal of Evaluation. 32, 3, 1 p.

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2010

From the editor

Schwandt, T. A., Mar 1 2010, In : American Journal of Evaluation. 31, 1, p. 7-8 2 p.

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2009

Globalizing Influences on the Western Evaluation Imaginary

Schwandt, T. A., 2009, The SAGE International Handbook of Educational Evaluation. Ryan, K. E. & Cousins, J. B. (eds.). SAGE Publications Inc., p. 19-36

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Toward a Practical Theory of Evidence for Evaluation

Schwandt, T., 2009, What counts as credible evidence in applied research and evaluation practice?. Donaldson, S. I., Christie, C. A. & Mark, M. M. (eds.). SAGE Publications Inc., p. 197-212

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2008

A Tribute to My Teacher

Schwandt, T. A., Dec 2008, In : Qualitative Inquiry. 14, 8, p. 1374-1376 3 p.

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Educating for intelligent belief in evaluation

Schwandt, T. A., Jun 1 2008, In : American Journal of Evaluation. 29, 2, p. 139-150 12 p.

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In Memoriam: Egon Guba (1924—2008)

Schwandt, T. A., Sep 2008, In : American Journal of Evaluation. 29, 3, 1 p.

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On learning to be a scholar: A tribute to my teacher

Schwandt, T. A., Jan 1 2008, In : International Journal of Qualitative Studies in Education. 21, 6, p. 547-549 3 p.

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Remembering my Teacher

Schwandt, T. A., Sep 2008, In : American Journal of Evaluation. 29, 3, p. 328-329 2 p.

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2007

Expanding the conversation on evaluation ethics

Schwandt, T. A., Nov 1 2007, In : Evaluation and Program Planning. 30, 4, p. 400-403 4 p.

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First words

Schwandt, T. A., 2007, Knowledge Production: Research Work in Interesting Times. Somekh, B. & Schwandt, T. A. (eds.). Taylor and Francis, p. 1-6 6 p.

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Judging interpretations: But is it rigorous? Trustworthiness and authenticity in naturalistic evaluation

Schwandt, T. A., Lincoln, Y. S. & Guba, E. G., Jan 1 2007, In : New Directions for Evaluation. 2007, 114, p. 11-25 15 p.

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Knowledge Production: Research Work in Interesting Times

Somekh, B. & Schwandt, T. A., 2007, London: Routledge. 224 p.

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Method choice: Five discussant commentaries

Greene, J. C., Lipsey, M. W., Schwandt, T. A., Smith, N. L. & Tharp, R. G., Jan 1 2007, In : New Directions for Evaluation. 2007, 113, p. 111-127 17 p.

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On the Importance of Revisiting the Study of Ethics in Evaluation

Schwandt, T. A., May 24 2007, In : Advances in Program Evaluation. 10, p. 117-127 11 p.

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The SAGE Dictionary of Qualitative Inquiry

Schwandt, T. A., 2007, 3 ed. Los Angeles: Sage Publications.

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2006

Evaluation and the Study of Lived Experience

Schwandt, T. A. & Burgon, H., 2006, The SAGE Handbook of Evaluation. Shaw, I. F., Greene, J. C. & Mark, M. M. (eds.). SAGE Publications Ltd, p. 99-117

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Opposition redirected

Schwandt, T., Nov 1 2006, In : International Journal of Qualitative Studies in Education. 19, 6, p. 803-810 8 p.

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When Evaluation Meets the ‘Rough Ground’ in Communities

Schwandt, T. A. & Dahler-Larsen, P., Oct 2006, In : Evaluation. 12, 4, p. 496-505 10 p.

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2005

A Diagnostic reading of scientifically based research for education

Schwandt, T. A., Aug 2005, In : Educational Theory. 55, 3, p. 285-305 21 p.

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On generating knowledge in service to society

Schwandt, T. A., Oct 1 2005, In : International Journal of Research and Method in Education. 28, 2, p. 197-205 9 p.

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On modeling our understanding of the practice fields

Schwandt, T. A., Jan 1 2005, In : Pedagogy, Culture and Society. 13, 3, p. 313-332 20 p.

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The centrality of practice to evaluation

Schwandt, T. A., Mar 1 2005, In : American Journal of Evaluation. 26, 1, p. 95-105 11 p.

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2004

Evaluating Holistic Rehabilitation Praxis

Schwandt, T. A., 2004, Oslo: Kommuneforlaget. 96 p.

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Linking validity and ethics in language testing: Insights from the hermeneutic turn in social science

Schwandt, T. A. & Jang, E. E., Jan 1 2004, In : Studies in Educational Evaluation. 30, 4, p. 265-280

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2003

Evaluating Educational Reforms: Scandinavian Perspectives

Haug, P. (ed.) & Schwandt, T. A. (ed.), 2003, Greenwich, CT: Information Age Pub. 214 p. (Evaluation and Society)

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Linking Evaluation and Education: Enlightenment and Engagement

Schwandt, T. A., 2003, Evaluating Educational Reforms: Scandinavian Perspectives. Haug, P. & Schwandt, T. A. (eds.). Information Age Pub., p. 169-188 (Evaluation and Society).

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