Visitor Evaluation: What Is It?

January 1st, 1988 | RESEARCH

In this article, Jacksonville State University's Stephen Bitgood presents a summary of issues related to evaluation discussed in visitor studies literature. These issues include research vs. evaluation, formative vs. summative evaluation, goal-free vs. goal-referenced evaluation, and developmental vs. post-design evaluation.



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Stephen Bitgood, Author, Jacksonville State University


Identifier Type: issn
Identifier: 0892-4996

Publication: Visitor Behavior
Volume: 3
Number: 3
Page(s): 6


Audience: Evaluators | General Public | Museum | ISE Professionals
Discipline: Education and learning science
Resource Type: Peer-reviewed article | Research Products
Environment Type: Exhibitions