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Computers and qualitative data a special issue of Qualitative Sociology

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Published by Human Sciences Press in New York .
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A special issue of Qualitative sociology, volume 7, Numbers 1 and 2, Spring and Summer 1984.

Statementedited by Peter Conrad and Shulamit Reinharz.
SeriesQualitative sociology -- v. 7, nos. 1 and 2, Qualitative sociology -- v. 7, nos. 1-2.
ContributionsConrad, Peter., Reinharz, Shulamit.
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Pagination191 p. ;
Number of Pages191
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Open LibraryOL16531287M
ISBN 100098852188
LC Control Number78643790

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This book examines the central methodological and theoretical issues involved in using computers in qualitative research. International experts in the field discuss various strategies for computer-assisted qualitative analysis, outlining strategies for building theories by employing networks of categories and means of evaluating hypotheses. Genre/Form: Logiciels: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Computers and qualitative data. New York, N.Y.: Human Sciences Press, © (OCoLC) There are various approaches to collecting qualitative data, but there is still a relative paucity of literature on how to analyse the data generated. The analysis process is complex, laborious and time consuming. Computers can offer. Computer use in qualitative research can now look back on a history of two decades. Nowadays more than twenty different software packages are available that can assist qualitative researchers in their work with textual data, and some of these programs (like NVivo, ATLAS/ti or MAXQda) are widely applied.

  the computer system, yet differences were evident in the qualitative data. Discrepancies also occurred in only the qualitative data because technolo- . 4/19/10 1 Analyzing Qualitative Data: With or without software Sharlene Hesse-Biber, Ph.D. Department of Sociology Boston College Chestnut Hill, MA The fully updated Second Edition of Analyzing Qualitative Data: Systematic Approaches by H. Russell Bernard, Amber Wutich, and Gery W. Ryan presents systematic methods for analyzing qualitative data with clear and easy-to-understand steps. The first half is an overview of the basics, from choosing a topic to collecting data, and coding to finding themes, while the second half covers different Reviews:   The first step in qualitative data analysis is coding. A code is a "label" to tag a concept or a value found in a narrative or text. Code books include definitions of themes and sub-themes that are used as references for the coding of narrative text. The themes can be those actually expressed by the respondents—which are called "in vivo codes.

Qualitative data analysis Learning how to analyse qualitative data by computer can be fun. That is one assumption underpinning this new introduction to qualitative analysis, which takes full account of how computing techniques have enhanced and transformed the field. The book provides a practical and unpretentious discussion of the. Analyzing Qualitative Data The purpose of coding qualitative data is to take an overwhelmingly large amount of words or artifacts and organize them into manageable chunks. Following the steps in this outline and reading chapter 5 in the Living the Questions book (Hubbard & Power, ) will help you do that. 1. Prepare Your Data a. Interview. Author: António Pedro Costa Publisher: Springer Nature ISBN: Size: MB Format: PDF, Kindle Category: Computers Languages: en Pages: View: Book Description: The World Conference on Qualitative Research (WCQR) is an annual event that aims to bring together researchers, academics and professionals, promoting the sharing and discussion of knowledge, new . Above all, qualitative data analysis requires sufficient time and immersion in the data. Computer textual software programs can facilitate selective text retrieval and quizzing the data, but discerning patterns and arriving at conclusions can be done only by the analysts.