November 24, 2016
Last month, Quirkos was invited to a one day workshop in New York on archiving qualitative data. The event was hosted by Syracuse University, and you can read a short summary of the event here. This links neatly into the KWALON led initiative to create a common standard for interchange of coded data between qualitative software packages.
The eventual aim is to develop a standardised file format for qualitative data, which not only
November 11, 2013
Quirkos qualitative blog archive
This is an archive (up-to July 2020) of articles on qualitative analysis, data and software from our blog:
Open and axial coding in qualitative data analysis software
Many forms of grounded theory adopt a variant of open, axial and selective coding as their key steps in qualitative analysis. Usually these follow the description in Strauss and Corbin (1990),