The construct(ion) of validity as argument

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The author presents an interpretive/constructivist perspective on outcome evaluation and on the warrants for our outcome-evaluation conclusions. The perspective underscores the importance of developing warrants through argumentation, in addition to selected empirical evidence. Congruencies with Don Campbell's visions of validity are noted.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)81-91
Number of pages11
JournalNew Directions for Evaluation
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jun 2011

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Education
  • Strategy and Management
  • Management Science and Operations Research


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