Skip to the content

Reflexivity and the practice of qualitative research

May, TP and Perry, BG 2014, 'Reflexivity and the practice of qualitative research' , in: Sage Handbook of Qualitative Data Analysis , Sage, London, pp. 109-122.

Full text not available from this repository. (Request a copy)

Abstract

The wide range of approaches to data analysis in qualitative research can seem daunting even for experienced researchers. This handbook is the first to provide a state-of-the art overview of the whole field of QDA; from general analytic strategies used in qualitative research, to approaches specific to particular types of qualitative data, including talk, text, sounds, images and virtual data. The handbook includes chapters on traditional analytic strategies such as grounded theory, content analysis, hermeneutics, phenomenology and narrative analysis, as well as coverage of newer trends like mixed methods, reanalysis and meta-analysis. Practical aspects such as sampling, transcription, working collaboratively, writing and implementation are given close attention, as are theory and theorization, reflexivity, and ethics. Written by a team of experts in qualitative research from around the world, this handbook is an essential compendium for all qualitative researchers and students across the social sciences.

Item Type: Book Section
Editors: Flick, U
Themes: Built and Human Environment
Schools: Schools
Schools > School of the Built Environment > Centre for Urban Processes, Resilient Infrastructures & Sustainable Environments (UPRISE)
Publisher: Sage
Refereed: Yes
ISBN: 9781446208984
Funders: Non funded research
Depositing User: VL Simpson
Date Deposited: 07 Mar 2014 17:30
Last Modified: 01 Dec 2015 09:00
URI: http://usir.salford.ac.uk/id/eprint/30885

Actions (login required)

Edit record (repository staff only) Edit record (repository staff only)