Wolfgang Meyer

Professionalization of Evaluation – A Global View

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The global diffusion of evaluation is a very interesting example of a successful professionalization process. Compared with the classical examples for such kind of professionalization in medicine and jurisprudence, the professionalization of evaluation seized at a certain point of development. This contribution analyses the reasons for this development from a theoretical perspective and provides some explanations for it.

Professionalization, Diffusion, Global Development, Research on Evaluation