Qualitative Data Analysis with NVivo
- Kristi Jackson - Queri, Inc., Colorado
- Patricia Bazeley - Western Sydney University, Australia
Engaging and accessible, this book offers students a complete guide to using NVivo for qualitative data analysis. Drawing on their wealth of expertise, the authors offer detailed, practical advice that relates to students’ own experience and research projects.
Packed with real-world examples and case studies, the book supports students through every stage of qualitative data analysis.
The Third Edition:
- Contains fully integrated instructions for using NVivo on both Mac and PC, with screenshots and click-by-click guidance.
- Seamlessly interweaves theory and practice in easy-to-follow steps.
- Empowers students to develop their critical thinking.
Accompanied by video tutorials for both Mac and PC, web links and a host of other helpful online resources, this step-by-step book removes students' anxiety about tackling data analysis. Whether for advanced researchers or those approaching the task for the first time, this clear, yet comprehensive guide is the perfect companion for anyone doing qualitative data analysis with NVivo.
Jackson and Bazeley showcase their state-of-the-art expertise in NVivo through this well organized, meticulously cross-referenced text. It is a reader-friendly introduction to the functions and features of the software and provides insightful, detailed guidance for researchers integrating data collection and analysis with digital technology.
An excellent resource for both undergraduate and postgraduate qualitative researchers.
This text encourages critical thinking as well as providing detailed practical support – an essential resource.
A clearly structured reference guide. With each chapter, Jackson and Bazeley provide conceptual grounding that frames the step-by-step instructions and handy takeaway ideas. The colour coding of platform-specific instructions for both Windows and Mac users and the authors' commitment to providing an up to date, step by step online guide to the software mean this book is a rich resource for readers.
Qualitative Data Analysis with NVivo is a valuable reference for anyone undertaking computer-assisted qualitative data analysis. Whether a novice or experienced researcher, the book walks you through step-by-step how to apply the tools of NVivo to a vast array of qualitative methods. Its strength lies in the detailed methodological explanations and examples – not just technical how to. This enables researchers to learn how to apply the NVivo tools to their research and not let the software drive the research. It is easy to read and follow, clearly structured and well referenced. I will be encouraging its use for all my students.
Grounded in theory and with a clear structure, this book is ideal for students and researchers wanting to use NVivo in their projects. The many functions of NVivo are clearly explained with interesting, practical examples – the perfect project companion.
A well written book and an excellent resource
This is a very good resource for students and teaching
A great up to date text for NVivo. Contains helpful information concerning the latest software functionality. Well written in accessible language for undergraduate students. A must read for all users of NVivo.
This is supporting source for gradute students in social sciences.