Realist evaluation workshop, Canberra 11 and 12 October

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Act quickly to grab a place in Gill Westhorp’s workshop on realist evaluation for the Australasian Evaluation Society. Rare opportunity to learn about a highly relevant and practical approach from someone who is not only a skilled evaluation practitioner but a fabulous workshop leader.

I’ve had the opportunity to see Gill in action several times

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A Master Class in Realist Synthesis

How do we synthesize diverse evidence about complicated and complex interventions? I think that the relatively new technique of realist synthesis offers considerable promise and there is growing attention to this by governments in the UK, Australia and Canada (and maybe elsewhere?). Realist synthesis (Pawson, 2006) is a form of theory driven, qualitative, systematic review

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