On this website students will find:

Videos chosen by Pat from the SAGE Research Methods and SAGE Knowledge collections help you develop your understanding of key methods and techniques.

Sample Data and Project Files from Pat’s own research give you the opportunity to practice using analytic techniques with real data.

Case Studies of research illustrate how strategies for undertaking qualitative data analysis can be applied in the real world.

Journal Articles expand on key concepts discussed in the book, adding theoretical background and showcasing how to apply methods in practice.

Book Chapters delve into discussions about theory and methodology to help you deepen your knowledge.

Encyclopaedia Entries provide insight into important concepts and ideas.

ATLAS.ti Guidance from CAQDAS consultant and trainer Dr Steven Wright supplements content in the book on using MAXQDA and NVivo, enabling you to use any qualitative data analysis software with confidence.

Just click on the links to the left.

For advice to support your studies visit the SAGE Study Skills website for videos, quizzes and tips to help with your essay and dissertation writing, presentations, literature reviews and more.

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