Journal Articles

RAND Reports

Chapters and Books

  • Getting To Outcomes®: Evidence of Empowerment Evaluation and Evaluation Capacity Building at Work 2015

    Chinman, M., Acosta, J., Hunter, S.B., Ebener, P.

    In D. Fetterman, S. Kaftarian, & A. Wandersman. (Eds.), Second Edition. Empowerment Evaluation: Knowledge and Tools for Self-assessment, Evaluation Capacity Building and Accountability. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

  • Building Capacity for Outcomes Measurement in Human Service Organizations: The "Getting To Outcomes" (GTO) Method 2011

    Acosta, J., & Chinman, M.

    In Jennifer L. Magnabosco and Ronald W. Manderscheid (Eds.), Second Edition. Outcomes Measurement in the Human Services: Cross-Cutting Issues and Methods in the Era of Health Reform. Washington, D.C.: NASW Press.

  • Community Prevention Handbook on Adolescent Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment 2009

    D'Amico, E. J., Chinman, M., Stern, S. A., & Wandersman, A

    In C. Leukefeld, T. Gullotta, & M. Staton-Tindall (Eds.), Adolescent substance abuse: Evidence-based approaches to prevention and treatment (pp. 213-249). New York, NY: Springer Science + Business Media.

  • Embedding Improvements, Lived Experience and Social Justice in Evaluation Practice 2006

    Whitmore E, Guijt I, Mertens DM, Imm PS, Chinman M, & Wandersman A

    In Shaw I, Greene J, and Mark M (Eds.), Handbook of evaluation: Program, policy and practice. (pp. 287-314). Sage Publications.

  • Mobilizing Communities for Positive Youth Development: Lessons Learned from Neighborhood Groups and Community Coalitions 2006

    Imm PS, Kehres R, Wandersman A, Chinman M

    In Clary, EG & Rhodes JE (Eds.), Mobilizing Adults for Positive Youth Development: Strategies for Closing the Gap between Beliefs and Behaviors: Search Institute Series on Developmentally Attentive Communities and Society

  • Getting To Outcomes with Developmental Assets: Ten steps to measuring success in youth programs and communities2006

    Fisher D, Imm PS, Chinman M, &Wandersman A

    Minneapolis, MN: Search Institute

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