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Misleading evidence and evidence-led policy : making social science more experimental, special editor, Lawrence W. Sherman

Label
Misleading evidence and evidence-led policy : making social science more experimental
Title
Misleading evidence and evidence-led policy
Title remainder
making social science more experimental
Statement of responsibility
special editor, Lawrence W. Sherman
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
OSU
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sherman, Lawrence W
Series statement
Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science,
Series volume
v. 589
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social sciences
  • Sociology
  • Social sciences
  • Sociology
Label
Misleading evidence and evidence-led policy : making social science more experimental, special editor, Lawrence W. Sherman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"September 2003"
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Nonexperimental versus experimental estimates of earnings impacts
  • Steven Glazerman, Dan M. Levy, David Myers
  • The underprovision of experiments in political science
  • Donald P. Green, Alan S. Gerber
  • Section II : Resistance to experiments
  • Why have educational evaluators chosen not to do randomized experiments?
  • Thomad D. Cook
  • British randomized experiments on crime and justice
  • David P. Farrington
  • Section III : The growth of experimental evidence
  • Preface :
  • Using random allocation to evaluate social interventions : three recent U.K. examples
  • Ann Oakley ... [et al.]
  • Estimates of randomized controlled trials across six areas of childhood intervention : a bibliometric analysis
  • Anthony Petrosino
  • Populating an international web-based randomized trials register in the social, behavioral, criminological, and education sciences
  • Herbert Turner ... [et al.]
  • Misleading evidence and evidence-led policy : Making social science more experimental
  • Lawrence W. Sherman
  • Section I : Why experiments matter
  • Trying to do more good than harm in policy and practice : The role of rigorous, transparent, up-to-date evaluations
  • Iain Chalmers
  • Scared Straight and other junenile awareness programs for preventing juvenile delinquency : a systematic review of the randomized experimental evidence
  • Anthony Petrosino, Carolyn Turpin-Petrosino, John Buehler
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
233 pages
Isbn
9780761928577
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
03-B10242
Label
Misleading evidence and evidence-led policy : making social science more experimental, special editor, Lawrence W. Sherman
Publication
Note
"September 2003"
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Nonexperimental versus experimental estimates of earnings impacts
  • Steven Glazerman, Dan M. Levy, David Myers
  • The underprovision of experiments in political science
  • Donald P. Green, Alan S. Gerber
  • Section II : Resistance to experiments
  • Why have educational evaluators chosen not to do randomized experiments?
  • Thomad D. Cook
  • British randomized experiments on crime and justice
  • David P. Farrington
  • Section III : The growth of experimental evidence
  • Preface :
  • Using random allocation to evaluate social interventions : three recent U.K. examples
  • Ann Oakley ... [et al.]
  • Estimates of randomized controlled trials across six areas of childhood intervention : a bibliometric analysis
  • Anthony Petrosino
  • Populating an international web-based randomized trials register in the social, behavioral, criminological, and education sciences
  • Herbert Turner ... [et al.]
  • Misleading evidence and evidence-led policy : Making social science more experimental
  • Lawrence W. Sherman
  • Section I : Why experiments matter
  • Trying to do more good than harm in policy and practice : The role of rigorous, transparent, up-to-date evaluations
  • Iain Chalmers
  • Scared Straight and other junenile awareness programs for preventing juvenile delinquency : a systematic review of the randomized experimental evidence
  • Anthony Petrosino, Carolyn Turpin-Petrosino, John Buehler
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
233 pages
Isbn
9780761928577
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
03-B10242

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