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Author International Symposium on Qualitative Research (2nd : 2017 : Salamanca, Spain)

Title Computer supported qualitative research : second International Symposium on Qualitative Research (ISQR 2017) / António Pedro Costa, Luís Paulo Reis, Francislê Neri de Sousa, António Moreira, editors
Published Cham, Switzerland : Springer, [2018]
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Series Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing ; volume 621
Advances in intelligent systems and computing ; 621
Contents Preface; Contents; CAQDAS at a Crossroads: Choices, Controversies and Challenges; Abstract; 1 Introduction; 2 CAQDAS Choices; 3 CAQDAS Controversies; 4 CAQDAS Challenges; References; Qualitative Research and the Challenges of Complexity; Abstract; 1 Introduction; 2 New Problems, New Knowledge, New Research; 2.1 Extending Research to Problem Spaces of Complexity; 2.2 From Explanatory Research to Projective Research; 2.3 From Science-Generated Knowledge to Design-Generated Knowledge; 2.4 From Chains of Reasoning to Spirals of Evolutionary Learning
2 The Construction of Qualitative Approach in Philosophy and Social Sciences2.1 The German Humanistic Thought as the Cradle of Qualitative Approaches; 2.2 Influence of German Philosophy in Some French Thinkers of Reference; 2.3 Chicago School -- Cradle of Empirical Qualitative Research; 3 A Brief Reflection on the Current State of Qualitative Research; 4 Conclusions; References; Potentialities of the Qualitative Analysis Assisted by Computer: An Exploratory Study About Content Value Perception in TripAdvisor; Abstract; 1 Introduction; 2 Literature Review
3 A Lived Reflection4 Frequent "Dilemmas"; 4.1 Qualitative OR Quantitative Approach?; 4.2 Is the Qualitative Approach Valued as Scientific OR Not?; 4.3 Exclude OR Include Quantitative Data in Qualitative-Oriented Studies?; 4.4 Generalise OR Keep Within the Context of the Study?; 4.5 Detached Researcher OR a Participant One? in Addition, How Do We Deal with the Relation Objectiv ...; 4.6 To Be OR Not to Be Critical of the "Gurus"? Identify OR Not to Identify the Participants?; 4.7 A Very Descriptive and Explanatory Text OR a Synthetic One?
3 The Philosophical Implications of Design-Generated Research3.1 The Four Key Questions of the Philosophy of Science; 3.2 How Layered Research Accommodates Creativity and Accidental Discovery; 4 Mapping the Space of Complexity in Research; 5 Rigor, Relevance and Validity in Projective Research; 5.1 Resolving the Rigor vs Relevance Dilemma; 5.2 Error Elimination Through Criticism; 5.3 The Ethics of Obstinate Rigor; 5.4 The Issues of Validity; 6 Conclusions; References; "Dilemmas" of Early Career Researchers from "Dilemmas" to Problems; Abstract; 1 Introduction; 2 From "Dilemmas" to Problems
4.8 Will My Study Be a Contribution to Knowledge OR Not?5 A Leeway; 6 Conclusion; References; On the Quality of Qualitative Research in Nursing; Abstract; 1 Introduction; 1.1 What Is the Science We Produce?; 1.2 The Second Question: What Is Quality?; 1.3 The Third Question: What Is Required to Ensure Quality in Qualitative Research?; 1.4 How Can Nursing Contribute to the Development and Improvement of Qualitative Research?; 2 Conclusion; Acknowledgements; References; Foundations, Mishaps and Dissemination of Qualitative Approaches; Abstract; 1 Introduction
Summary This book includes a selection of the articles accepted for presentation and discussion at the second International Symposium on Qualitative Research (ISQR2017), held in Salamanca, Spain, July 12-14, 2017. ISQR2017 is part of the Iberian-American Congress on Qualitative Research (CIAIQ), and featured four main application fields (Education, Health, Social Sciences, and Engineering and Technology) and seven main subjects: Rationale and Paradigms of Qualitative Research; Systematization of approaches with Qualitative Studies; Qualitative and Mixed Methods Research; Data Analysis Types; Innovative Processes of Qualitative Data Analysis; Qualitative Research in Web Contexts; Qualitative Analysis with the Support of Specific Software. This book is a valuable resource for academics, researchers, teachers and students who need information on the above topics, as well as on the use of Computer Assisted Qualitative Data AnalysiS (CAQDAS)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed June 27, 2017)
Subject Qualitative research -- Data processing -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Costa, António Pedro, editor
Moreira, António, editor
Neri de Sousa, Francislê, editor
Reis, Luís Paulo, 1970- editor
ISBN 3319611216 (electronic bk.)
9783319611211 (electronic bk.)