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Themes and NVivo

Authors of this page: Graham R. Gibbs

Affiliation: University of Huddersfield

Date written: 7th May 2012




Learning outcomes

  1. How to develop a core set of thematic ideas about the data.
  2. Understand that using the software is only one way of developing the analysis.


Part 6 looks at how Sally developed her thematic analysis. In particular, in order to get some distance from the minutiae of her transcripts, she "went outside NVivo" - as she puts it - to develop a set of core themes for her thesis.


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