Understanding ‘context’ in realist evaluation and synthesis

Greenhalgh, J orcid.org/0000-0003-2189-8879 and Manzano, A orcid.org/0000-0001-6277-3752 (2022) Understanding ‘context’ in realist evaluation and synthesis. International Journal of Social Research Methodology, 25 (5). pp. 583-595. ISSN 1364-5579



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Keywords: causality; complexity; Context; realist evaluation; realist synthesis
  • Accepted: 14 April 2021
  • Published (online): 30 April 2021
  • Published: 3 September 2022
Institution: The University of Leeds
Academic Units: The University of Leeds > Faculty of Education, Social Sciences and Law (Leeds) > School of Sociology and Social Policy (Leeds)
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NIHR National Inst Health ResearchR38628
Depositing User: Symplectic Publications
Date Deposited: 23 Apr 2021 12:05
Last Modified: 25 Jun 2023 22:38
Status: Published
Publisher: Routledge
Identification Number: https://doi.org/10.1080/13645579.2021.1918484