Dialogue on Dialogue

Tineke A. Abma, Jennifer C. Greene, Ove Karlsson, Katherine Ryan, Thomas A. Schwandt, Guy A.M. Widdershoven

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The text you are about to read is a dialogical text on dialogue and evaluation. It is a conversation between a group of scholars who have studied and published on the concept of dialogue and the value of dialogue for the practice of evaluation. The text is based on the field notes of a panel meeting held during a gathering of the European Evaluation Society to discuss this topic. It also contains an analysis of essays written in preparation for the panel in answer to the following carefully selected questions.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)164-180
Number of pages17
Issue number2
StatePublished - Apr 1 2001


  • cautions
  • conceptualization of dialogue
  • issues of concern
  • participants in dialogue
  • relevance of dialogue
  • role of the evaluator

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Development
  • Sociology and Political Science


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