The use of computer technology has emerged as a significant component in qualitative research methodology.
This article differentiates between mechanical and conceptual activities in qualitative analysis and discusses the interplay between them.
Advantages of computer technology in the mechanical activities of data management and concerns about the use of computer programs in conceptual/analytic activities are discussed.
Guidelines for the judicious application of computers in qualitative research are outlined.
Mots-clés Pascal : Analyse assistée, Analyse donnée, Informatique
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Computer aided analysis, Data analysis, Computer science
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 93-0656356
Code Inist : 002B28B. Création : 199406.