The Many Meanings of Research Utilization

Carol H. Weiss
Public Administration Review
Vol. 39, No. 5 (Sep. - Oct., 1979), pp. 426-431
Published by: Wiley on behalf of the American Society for Public Administration
DOI: 10.2307/3109916
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The Many Meanings of Research Utilization

Notes and References

This item contains 11 references.

  • 1
    R. G. Havelock, Planning for Innovation through Dissemination and Utilization of Knowledge, Ann Arbor, Mich.: Institute for Social Research, 1969, Chapter 1.
  • 2
    Julius H. Comroe, Jr. and Robert D. Dripps, "Scientific Basis for the Support of Biomedical Science," Science (April 9, 1976), vol. 192, pp. 105-111
  • 3
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • C. W. Sherwin et al., First Interim Report on Project Hindsight (Summary), Defense Documentation Cen- ter, June 1966.
    • C. W. Sherwin and Raymond S. Isenson, "Project Hindsight," Science, vol. CLVI (June 23, 1967).
  • 4
    David Donnison, "Research for Policy," Minerva, vol. 10, no. 4 (1972), pp. 519-36, citation p. 527.
  • 5
    Carol H. Weiss, "Where Politics and Evaluation Research Meet," Evaluation, vol. 1, no. 3 (1973), pp. 3745.
  • 6
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Morris Janowitz, "Professionalization of Sociology," Ameri- can Journal of Sociology, vol. 78 (1972), pp. 105-35
    • Elisabeth T. Crawford and Albert D. Biderman, "The Functions of Policy-Oriented Social Science," in Crawford and Biderman (eds.), Social Scientists and International Affairs (New York: Wiley, 1969), pp. 233-43.
  • 7
    Nathan Caplan, Andrea Morrison, and R Stambaugh, The Use of Social Science Knowledge in Policy Decisions at the National Level, Ann Arbor, Mich.: Institute for Social Research, 1975.
  • 8
    Janet Weiss, "Using Social Science for Social Policy," Policy Studies Journal, vol. 4, no. 3 (Spring 1976), p. 236.
  • 9
    Henry Aaron, Politics and the Professors, Washington, D.C.: Brookings, 1978.
  • 10
    Cyril Comar, "Bad Science and Social Penalties," Science (June 16, 1978), vol. 200, p. 1225.
  • 11
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Aaron, op. cit.
    • David K. Cohen and Janet A. Weiss, "Social Science and Social Policy: Schools and Race," in C. H. Weiss (ed.), Using Social Research in Public Policy Making, Lexington, Mass.: Lexington/Heath, 1977, pp. 67-83.