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The Practice of policy evaluation

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Evaluation research (Social action programs) -- United States.,
    • United States -- Social policy -- Evaluation.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by David Nachmias.
      ContributionsNachmias, David.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsH62.5.U5 P63
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 478 p. :
      Number of Pages478
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4438024M
      ISBN 100312635370, 0312635389
      LC Control Number79092888

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