Theory Analysis and Evaluation (2)

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  1. Theory Analysis
    • Systematic evaluation of a theory
    • Determines theory's strengths and weaknesses
    • Determines need for further theory development
  2. Theory Evaluation
    • Follows theory analysis
    • Higher level of analysis
    • Evaluator judges worth of theory for making decisions
  3. Difference between Theory Analysis and Theory Evaluation
    • Theory Analysis - sets aside evaluator's biases and values
    • Theory Evaluation - takes into account evaluator's biases and values
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Theory Analysis and Evaluation (2)
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2010-03-11 22:48:23
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Differences between Theory Analysis and Theory Evaluation
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