On the Evaluation of Social Innovations and Social Enterprises: Recognizing and Integrating Two Solitudes in the Empirical Knowledge Base

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Meeting at the Crossroads: Interactivity, Technology, and Evaluation Utilization

This article is a review and integration of evaluation utilization literature with a new focus on the use of technology to increase evaluation utility. Scholarship on evaluation utilization embodies one of the major and ongoing quandaries in the evaluation profession: What constitutes usefulness and relevance to stakeholders?