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The Ramifications of Evaluation Research

1. Show the correlation between evaluation research and the three research methods (qualitative, quantitative, and mixed methods). Include:

a.) The purpose of evaluation research.

b.) Determine which type of data is considered relevant to evaluation research in Public Health.

c.) Assess which research methods (qualitative, quantitative, and mixed methods) are applied most often to evaluation research in Public Health.
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In a separate assessment:

1. Evaluate the relationship between research and social change.

2. What are some steps in becoming a successful researcher and scholar-pratitioner. What are the challenges and how might you overcome them?

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1.) Qualitative research methods correlate with evaluation research due to the fact that qualitative research methods help researchers or evaluaters to ascertain the perceptions and opinions of individuals that lead to certain actions, in order to determine the significance of these aspects in relation to and organizations progress in seeking to achieve its objectives. Quantitative research methods correlate with evaluation research, due to the fact that these research methods provide researchers or evaluators with generalized statistical data, that can be helpful in ascertaining the reason that a certain level of progress has been made in respect to achieving some organizational objective, and what can be done in order to increase the overall efficiency and progress of the organization in achieving its objectives. Mixed methods research methodologies correlate with evaluation research, due to the ...

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