Philosophical Theo Evidence based Research

Class: Philosophical Theo Evidence based Research

 Theory Development and Evaluation

Examine the science and art of theory development and evaluation.


Submission Instructions:

  • Your initial post should be at least 500 words, formatted and cited in current APA style with support from at least 2 academic sources.  Your initial post is worth 8 points.
  • You should respond to at least two of your peers by extending, refuting/correcting, or adding additional nuance to their posts. Your reply posts are worth 2 points (1 point per response.)
  • All replies must be constructive and use literature where possible.
  • Please post your initial response by 11:59 PM ET Thursday, and comment on the posts of two classmates by Sunday.


Answer preview

Theory development and evaluation are crucial for elaborating interventions, for instance, within a healthcare setup based on appropriate philosophies. Social and behavioral changes are the mainly utilized theories that will formulate public health interventions. This process is helpful for healthcare practitioners by improving the understanding of theory-based procedures. Also, it advances the effectiveness of theory application in clinical practice (Kislov, Pope, Martin, & Wilson, 2019). Evaluation of theories contributes to better patient

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