December 9, 2021. 4:00pm–6pm (EST).
“What’s the Difference? A Conversation Comparing Approaches to Qualitative Analysis.”
ORGANIZER: Ruthellen Josselson PRESENTERS: Virginia Braun, Phil Hammack, Heidi Levitt, Michael Larkin (standing in for Jonathan Smith), Fred Wertz STUDENT REPRESENTATIVE: Leo Kiralla; DISCUSSANT: Lisa Osbeck
Students and researchers are often puzzled about what difference it might make if they use one or another method to analyze their qualitative data. In this salon, experts in and founders of thematic analysis, narrative analysis, critical-constructive grounded theory, interpretive phenomenological analysis, and phenomenology will discuss the differences in how they go about creating and analyzing data and what differences in results they might obtain. The aim will be to elucidate how the final reports from each approach would compare to the others. Is there a difference that makes a difference?
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