PUBLICATIONS

David M. Fetterman

 

 

 

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Empowerment Evaluation in the Digital Villages - Book Review

Empowerment Evaluation Principles in Practice - Book Reviews

Ethnography: Step by Step - Book Reviews

BOOKS (selected):  

Fetterman, D.M., Kaftarian, S., and Wandersman, A. (2014).  Empowerment Evaluation:  Knowledge and Tools for Self-assessment, Evaluation Capacity Building, and Accountability.  Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Fetterman, D.M. (2013).  Empowerment Evaluation in the Digital Villages:  Hewlett-Packard's $15 Million Race Toward Social Justice.  Stanford:  Stanford University Press.

Fetterman, D.M. (2010).  Ethnography: Step by Step (Third Edition).  Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Fetterman, D.M. and Wandersman, A. (2005).  Empowerment Evaluation Principles in Practice.  New York:  Guilford Publications. (Preview.)

Fetterman, D.M. (2001). Foundations of Empowerment Evaluation. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage. (Preview.)

Fetterman, D.M. (1998). Ethnography: Step by Step. (Second Edition). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage. (Preview.)

Fetterman, D.M., Kaftarian, S., Wandersman, A. (Eds.) (1996). Empowerment Evaluation: Knowledge and Tools for Self-assessment and Accountability. Newbury Park, CA: Sage. (Preview.)

Fetterman, D.M. (Ed.) (1993). Speaking the Language of Power: Communication, Collaboration, and Advocacy. London, England: Falmer Press. (Preview.)

Fetterman, D.M. (Ed.). (1991) Using Qualitative Methods in Institutional Research. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.

Fetterman, D.M. (1989). Ethnography: Step by Step. Newbury Park, CA: Sage Publications (13th printing).

Fetterman, D.M. (Ed.) (1988). Qualitative Approaches to Evaluation in Education: The Silent Scientific Revolution. New York: Praeger Publications.

Fetterman, D.M. (1988). Excellence and Equality: A Qualitatively Different Perspective on Gifted and Talented Education. New York: State University of New York Press. (Chapter 7 reprinted in Mensa Research Journal.) (Preview.)

Fetterman, D.M. (Ed.) (1987). Perennial Issues in Qualitative Research, Education and Urban Society (Special Topic Edition), 20(1).

Fetterman, D.M. and M.A. Pitman. (Eds.) (1986). Educational Evaluation: Ethnography in Theory, Practice, and Politics. Newbury Park, CA: Sage Publications.

Fetterman, D.M. (Ed.) (1984). Ethnography in Educational Evaluation. Newbury Park, CA: Sage Publications.

 

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CHAPTERS AND ARTICLES (selected):

Obedin-Maliver, J., Goldsmith, E.S., Stewart, L., White, W., Tran, E., Brenman, S., Wells,M., Fetterman, D.M., Garcia, G., Lunn, M.R. (2011).  Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender-Related Content in Undergraduate Medical EducationJAMA, 306(9):971-977.

   

Fetterman, D.M., Deitz, J., and Gesundheit, N. (2010). Empowerment evaluation:  A collaborative approach to evaluating and transforming a medical school curriculumAcademic Medicine, 85(5):813-820.

    

Fetterman, D.M. (2009). Empowerment evaluation at the Stanford University School of Medicine: Using a Critical Friend to Improve the Clerkship Experience. Ensaio: Avaliação e Políticas Públicas em Educação. Rio je Janeiro, 17(63):197-204.

Fetterman, D. and Wandersman, A. (2007).  Empowerment Evaluation: Yesterday, Today, and TomorrowAmerican Journal of Evaluation, 28(2):179-198.

    

Fetterman, D.M. (2004).  Empowerment Evaluation's Technological Tools of the Trade.  Harvard Family Research Project. The Evaluation Exchange, X 3, p. 8-9.

Fetterman, D.M. (2003). Ethnography. In Lewis-Beck, M., Bryman, A., and Liao, T.F. (eds.), Encyclopedia of Research Methods for the Social Sciences. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage

Fetterman, D.M. (in press). Qualitative Approaches to Evaluating Education. In Burgess, R. (ed.) Encyclopedia of Social Science Research. London, England: Falmer Press.

Fetterman, D.M. (2003). Fetterman-House. A Process Use Distinction and a Theory. In Christie, C.A. (ed.) The Practice-Theory Relationship in Evaluation. No. 97, Spring. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.

Fetterman, D.M. (2003). Empowerment Evaluation Strikes a Responsive Chord. In S. Donaldson & Scriven, M. (Eds.) Evaluating social programs and problems: Visions for the new millennium. Hillsdale, NJ: Erlbaum.

Fetterman, D.M. and Bowman, C. (2001). Experiential Education and Empowerment Evaluation: Mars Rover Educational Program Case Example. Journal of Experiential Education. http://www.davidfetterman.com/mars.pdf

Fetterman, D.M. (2002). Web surveys to Digital Movies: Technological Tools of the Trade. Educational Researcher, 31(6):29-37. http://aera.net or http://www.davidfetterman.com/websurveydigital.pdf

Fetterman, D.M. (2002). Book Review of Qualitative Research: A Personal Skills Approach by Gary D. Shank, Education Review, http://coe.asu.edu/edrev/index.html

Fetterman, D.M. (1999). Reflections on Empowerment Evaluation: Learning from Experience. Canadian Journal for Program Evaluation, Special Issue, pp. 5-37.

Fetterman, D.M. (1998). Teaching in the Virtual Classroom at Stanford University. The Technology Source: http://ts.mivu.org/default.asp?show=article&id=76

Fetterman, D.M. (1998). Webs of Meaning: Computer and Internet Resources for Educational Research and Instruction. Educational Researcher, 27(3):22-30. http://www.davidfetterman.com/webs.htm

Fetterman, D.M. (1998). Learning with and about technology: A middle school nature area. Meridian, 1(1):http://www.ncsu.edu/meridian/jan98

Fetterman, D.M. (1997). Empowerment Evaluation: A Response to Patton and Scriven. Evaluation Practice, 18(3):253-266. http://www.davidfetterman.com/Fettermanresponsepattonscriven.pdf

Fetterman, D.M. (1997). A Response to Sechrest's Review of Empowerment Evaluation. Environment and Behavior, 29(3):427-436. http://www.davidfetterman.com/sechrestresponse.pdf

Fetterman, D.M. (1997). Ethnography. In Bickman, L. and Rog, D. (eds.) Handbook of Applied Social Research Methods. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Fetterman, D.M. (1997).  Good care includes educational activities.  The Philadelphia Inquirer.  Saturday, May 31, p. A 11.
http://www.davidfetterman.com/goodcare.htm

Fetterman, D.M. (1997). Empowerment Evaluation and Accreditation in Higher Education. In Chelimsky, E. and Shadish, W. (eds.) Evaluation for the 21st Century: A Resource Book. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Fetterman, D.M. (1997). Videoconferencing Over the Internet. Qualitative Health Research, 7(1):154-163.

Fetterman, D.M. (1996). Empowerment Evaluation: An Introduction to Theory and Practice. In Fetterman, D.M., Kaftarian, S., and Wandersman, A. (eds.) Empowerment Evaluation: Knowledge and Tools for Self-Assessment and Accountability. Newbury Park, CA: Sage.

Fetterman, D.M. (1996). Conclusion: Reflections on Emergent Themes and Next Steps. In Fetterman, D.M., Kaftarian, S., and Wandersman, A. (eds.) Empowerment Evaluation: Knowledge and Tools for Self-Assessment and Accountability. Newbury Park, CA: Sage.

Fetterman, D.M. (1996). Videoconferencing On-Line: Enhancing Communication Over the Internet. Educational Researcher, 25(4)

Fetterman, D.M. (1996). Ethnography in the Virtual Classroom. Practicing Anthropology, 18(3):2, 36-39.

Fetterman, D.M. (1995). Empowerment Evaluation: A Learning Tool for Systemic Change. In Jenlink, P. (ed.), Systemic Change: Touchstones for the Future School Palatine, IL: IRI/Skylight Publishing.

Fetterman, D.M. (1995). In Response to Dr. Daniel Stufflebeam's: "Empowerment Evaluation, Objectivist Evaluation, and Evaluation Standards: Where the Future of Evaluation Should Not Go and Where It Needs to Go," Evaluation Practice, June 1995, 16(2):179-199.

Fetterman, D.M. (1994). Ethnographic Evaluation in Education. In T.Husen and T.N. Postlethwaite, The International Encyclopedia of Education. Oxford, England: Pergamon Press.

Fetterman, D.M. (1994). Gifted and Talented Education Program Evaluation. In Sternberg, R.J. (ed.) Encyclopedia of Human Intelligence. New York, NY: Macmillan Publishing Company.

Fetterman, D.M. (1994). The Terman Study. In Sternberg, R.J. (ed.) Encyclopedia of Human Intelligence. New York, NY: Macmillan Publishing Company.

Dennis, M.L., Fetterman, D.M. and Sechrest, L. (1994). Integrating Qualitative and Quantitative Evaluation Methods in Substance Abuse Research. Evaluation and Program Planning, 17(4):419-427.

Fetterman, D.M. (1994). Keeping Research on Track. New Directions for Program Evaluation. No. 63, Fall. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass, pp. 103-105.

Fetterman, D.M. (1994). Steps of Empowerment Evaluation: From California to Cape Town. Evaluation and Program Planning, 17(3):305-313.

Fetterman, D.M. (1994). Empowerment Evaluation. Presidential Address. Evaluation Practice, 15(1):1-15.

Fetterman, D.M. (1993). Empowerment Evaluation (Theme for 1993 Annual Meeting), Evaluation Practice, 14(1):115-117.

Fetterman, D.M. (1993) Evaluate Yourself: Executive Summary. Storrs, CT: National Research Center on the Gifted and Talented.

Fetterman, D.M. (1992) Investigative Evaluation and Litigation. In N. Smith (Ed.) Varieties of Investigative Evaluation. New Directions for Program Evaluation. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass, No. 56, Winter 1992, pp. 15-28.

Fetterman, D.M. (1993). Confronting a Culture of Violence:  South Africa Nears a Critical Juncture.  San Jose Mercury, October 3, pp. 1C, 4C.
http://www.davidfetterman.com/southafrica.htm

Fetterman, D.M. (1993). Ethnography and Policy: A Catalytic Combination for Change. In E. Jacob and C. Jordan, Minority Education: Anthropological Perspectives. New Jersey: Ablex.

Fetterman, D.M. (1992). Hevrah: Our Intellectual Community. Anthropology and Education Quarterly, 23(4):271-274.

Fetterman, D.M. (1992) Theory in Evaluation: We Think, Therefore We Theorize (An Ethnographer's Perspective). In Chen, H. and Rossi, P.H. (Eds.) Using Theory to Improve Program and Policy Evaluations. New York, NY: Greenwood Press.

Fetterman, D.M. (1992) Evaluate Yourself. Storrs, CT: National Research Center on the Gifted and Talented.

Fetterman, D.M. (1991). Auditing as Institutional Research: A Qualitative Focus. In Fetterman, D.M. (Ed.). Using Qualitative Methods in Institutional Research, New Directions for Institutional Research. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.

Fetterman, D.M. (1991) Qualitative Resource Landmarks. In Fetterman, D.M. (ed.). Using Qualitative Methods in Institutional Research, New Directions for Institutional Research. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.

Fetterman, D.M. (1991). A Walk Through the Wilderness: Learning to Find Your Way. In Shaffir, W.B. and Stebbins, (Eds.) Experiencing Fieldwork: An Inside View of Qualitative Research. Newbury Park, CA: Sage.

Fetterman, D.M. (1991). Evaluation in Multi-Site and Multi-Focus Projects. Revitalizing Rural America: New Strategies for the Nineties. Georgia Center for Continuing Education. Athens, GA: The University of Georgia.

Fetterman, D.M. (1990). Ethnographic Auditing. In Tierney, W.G. (ed.) Assessing Academic Climates and Cultures, New Directions for Institutional Research. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 68:19-34.

Fetterman, D.M. (1990).  Health and Safety Issues:  Colleges Must Take Steps to Avert Serious Problems.  The Chronicle of Higher Education, March 21, A48.
http://www.davidfetterman.com/healthandsafety.html

Fetterman, D.M. (1989). Anthropology Can Make a Difference. In Trueba, H., G. Spindler, and Spindler, L. (Eds.) What Do Anthropologists Have to Say About Dropouts? New York, NY: Falmer Press, 1989.

Fetterman, D.M. (1989). Ethnographer as Rhetorician: Multiple Audiences Reflect Multiple Realities. Practicing Anthropology, 11(2):2, 17-18.

Fetterman, D.M. (1988).  Stanford Special Review on Health and Safety Phase II:  A Report on Allegations.  Internal Audit Department.  Stanford, CA: Stanford University.

Fetterman, D.M. (1988). Qualitative Approaches to Evaluating Education. Educational Researcher, 17(8):17-23.

Fetterman, D.M. (1988). Gifted and Talented Education. In Gorton, R.A., Schneider, G.T., and Fisher, J.C. (Eds.) Encyclopedia of School Administration and Supervision. Phoenix, AZ: Oryx Press.

Fetterman, D.M. (1987). A Rainbow of Qualitative Approaches and Concerns. In Fetterman, D.M. (Ed.), Perennial Issues in Qualitative Research, Education and Urban Society (Special Topic Edition), 20(1):3-8.

Fetterman, D.M. (1987). A National Ethnographic Evaluation of the Career Intern Program (an alternative high school program for dropouts). In B. Wulff and S.J. Fiske (ed.) Anthropological Praxis: Translating Knowledge into Action. Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 1987.

Fetterman, D.M. (1987). Ethnographic Educational Evaluation. In G.D. Spindler (Ed.), Interpretive Ethnography of Education: At Home and Abroad. New Jersey: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, pp. 81 -106.

Fetterman, D.M. (1986). The Ethnographic Evaluator. In Fetterman, D.M. and Pitman, M.A. (Eds.) Educational Evaluation: Ethnography in Theory, Practice, and Politics. Beverly Hills, CA: Sage Publications, pp. 21-47. Reprinted in E. Eddy and W. Partridge, Applied Anthropology in America, New York: Columbia University Press, 1987, pp. 340-365

Fetterman, D.M. (1986). The Role of Informed Criticism in Scholarly Review. Evaluation and Program Planning, 9:183-4.

Fetterman, D.M. (1986). Gifted and Talented Education: A National Test Case in Peoria. Educational Evaluation and Policy Analysis, 8(2):155-166.

Fetterman, D.M. (1986). Conceptual Crossroads: Methods and Ethics in Ethnographic Research. In D.D. Williams, (Ed.) Naturalistic Evaluation, New Directions for Program Evaluation. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass Inc., pp. 23-36.

Fetterman, D.M. (1986). Operational Auditing in a Teaching Hospital: A Cultural Approach, Internal Auditor, 43(2):48-54.

Fetterman, D.M. (1986). Gifted and Talented Education in the Soviet Union, Gifted Education International, 5(1):180-183.

Fetterman, D.M. (1986). Beyond the Status Quo in Ethnographic Educational Evaluation. In D.M. Fetterman and M.A. Pitman (Eds.), Educational Evaluation: Ethnography in Theory, Practice, and Politics. Newbury Park, CA: Sage Publications, pp. 13-20.

Fetterman, D.M. (1986). The Evolution of a Discipline. In D.M. Fetterman and M.A. Pitman (Eds.), Educational Evaluation: Ethnography in Theory, Practice, and Politics. Newbury Park, CA: Sage Publications, pp. 215-222.

Fetterman, D.M. (1986). Evaluating Organizational Culture in a Teaching Hospital: The Use of Cultural Concepts and Techniques. In K. Sedgwick (Ed.), Association of College and University Auditors. Logan, Utah: Utah State University.

Fetterman, D.M. (1985). Focusing on a Cross-Cultural Lens in Evaluation. Evaluation Research Society Newsletter, Invited special topic article, 9(2):3-5.

Fetterman, D.M. (1984). Doing Ethnographic Educational Evaluation. In D.M. Fetterman (Ed.), Ethnography in Educational Evaluation. Newbury Park, CA: Sage Publications, Inc.

Fetterman, D.M. (1984). Guilty Knowledge, Dirty Hands, and Other Ethical Dilemmas: The Hazards of Contract Research. Human Organization, 42 (3):214-224. Reprinted in Conner, R.F. (Ed.) Evaluation Studies Review Annual, Vol. 9, 1984. Also reprinted in Fetterman, D.M. (Ed.) Ethnography in Educational Evaluation. Newbury Park, CA: Sage Publications, Inc.

Fetterman, D.M. (1982). Ibsen's Baths: Reactivity and Insensitivity (A misapplication of the treatment-control design in a national evaluation). Educational Evaluation and Policy Analysis, 4 (3):261-279. http://www.davidfetterman.com/Ibsen.pdf

Fetterman, D.M. (1982). Ethnography in Educational Research: The Dynamics of Diffusion. Educational Researcher, 11 (3):17-29. Also reprinted in Fetterman, D.M. (Ed.) Ethnography in Educational Evaluation. Newbury Park, CA: Sage Publications, Inc., 1984. http://www.davidfetterman.com/diffusion1982.pdf

Fetterman, D.M. (1981). CIP is Hip: A National Ethnographic Evaluation of an Alternative High School Program for Dropouts. Doctoral dissertation, Stanford University.

Fetterman, D.M. (1981). New Perils for the Contract Ethnographer. Anthropology and Education Quarterly, 7(1):71-80.

Fetterman, D.M. (1981). Protocol and Publication: Ethical Obligations. Anthropology and Education Quarterly, 7(1):82-83.

Fetterman, D.M. (1981). Blaming the Victim: The Problem of Evaluation Design, Federal Involvement, and Reinforcing World Views in Education. Human Organization, 40(1):67-77. Also reprinted in Evaluation Studies Review Annual, 1982, 7:65-75.

Fetterman, D.M. (1980). Ethnographic Techniques in Educational Evaluation: An Illustration. In A. Van Fleet (Ed.), Anthropology of Education: Methods and Applications. Special topic edition of the Journal of Thought, Fall, 15(3):31-48.

Fetterman, D.M. & Alvarez, R.R. (1979). Anthropological Approaches to Evaluating Education: An Ethnographic Guide for Program Evaluation. CA: United Teachers of Santa Clara Press.

Fetterman, D.M. (1976). An Urban Secondary School Ethnography. Storrs, Connecticut: University of Connecticut.