Understanding ‘context’ in realist evaluation and synthesis

Greenhalgh, J orcid.org/0000-0003-2189-8879 and Manzano, A orcid.org/0000-0001-6277-3752 (2021) Understanding ‘context’ in realist evaluation and synthesis. International Journal of Social Research Methodology. ISSN 1364-5579



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Keywords: Context; realist evaluation; realist synthesis; complexity; causality
  • Accepted: 14 April 2021
  • Published (online): 30 April 2021
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: 18 Aug 2021 14:44
Status: Published online
Publisher: Routledge
Identification Number: https://doi.org/10.1080/13645579.2021.1918484


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