Engaging and accessible, this book offers students a complete guide to using NVivo for qualitative data analysis. Drawing on their wealth of expertise, the authors offer detailed, practical advice that relates to students’ own experience and research projects.
Packed with real-world examples and case studies, the book supports students through every stage of qualitative data analysis.
The Third Edition:
- Contains fully integrated instructions for using NVivo on both Mac and PC, with screenshots and click-by-click guidance.
- Seamlessly interweaves theory and practice in easy-to-follow steps.
- Empowers students to develop their critical thinking.
Accompanied by video tutorials for both Mac and PC, web links and a host of other helpful online resources, this step-by-step book removes students' anxiety about tackling data analysis. Whether for advanced researchers or those approaching the task for the first time, this clear, yet comprehensive guide is the perfect companion for anyone doing qualitative data analysis with NVivo.
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About the Author
Dr Kristi Jackson focuses on the use of NVivo in a diverse array of health, education, public policy and corporate/commercial research via her role as consultant, coach, analyst, and principal investigator. With over 25 years of experience in qualitative research design, data collection, analysis, reporting, and stakeholder relations, she is an expert in a diverse array of qualitative methodologies. Kristi’s theoretical frames tend to be sociological and her research interests include conceptualizations of qualitative research transparency and the constantly changing spaces where qualitative researchers and technologies meet.
Pat Bazeley provides research training and consulting to academics, graduate students, and practitioners from a wide range of disciplines and settings both locally and internationally. She has worked in community development, project consulting, and in academic research development. Pat helps researchers to design for and make sense of data generally, and to manage and analyse qualitative and mixed methods data in particular. She has published on qualitative and mixed methods analysis and on the career development and performance of researchers.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1: Where to begin?Chapter 2: Designing an NVivo projectChapter 3: Coding foundationsChapter 4: Advanced codingChapter 5: Cases, classifications and comparisonsChapter 6: Surveys and mixed methodsChapter 7: Querying dataChapter 8: Literature reviews and PDF filesChapter 9: Working with multimedia filesChapter 10: Twitter, Facebook, You Tube and web pagesChapter 11: TeamworkChapter 12: Moving on - further resources