Types and quality of knowledge in social care

This review is the first stage of a project looking at the evidence-base for social care. The knowledge review identifies the main types of research, experience and wisdom that combine to form the social care knowledge base and proposes a framework for assessing the quality of knowledge of any type.

Ray Pawson
Annette Boaz
Lesley Grayson
Andrew Long
Colin Barnes
Social Care Institute for Excellence (SCIE)