FLAWS IN ‘DISSEMINATION’
Pushing’ research evidence gets us only so far.
Linear approaches to evidence have a long history but they severe limitation.
by Anna Hopkins
Published by: Palgrave Communications volume 5, Article number: 60 (2019)
For decades, the question of how evidence influences policy and practice has captured our attention, cutting across disciplines and policy/practice domains. All academics, funders, and publics have a stake in this conversation.
In this editorial, Transforming Evidence co-founders discuss the need for a more connected evidence community, better able to capture the lessons being learnt in our different domains of research and practice, and transform how we think about what evidence is, how to generate it, and how to use it well.