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Using Visual Data in Qualitative Research

Using Visual Data in Qualitative Research

© 2008 | 152 pages | SAGE Publications Ltd
Examining the wide range of uses of visual images in qualitative research, Using Visual Data in Qualitative Research incorporates discussion of visual data produced by the researcher, and that produced by those under study. It provides a comprehensive introduction to the practice of visually-orientated research.
The Place of Visual Data in Social Research
A Brief History  
Approaches to Studying the Visual
Visual Methods and Field Research
Presenting Visual Research
Images and Social Research  

This book is very helpful to understand visual research. Since my students often use pictures or film as a source of inspiration for their designs or research, I was hoping to use it as background reading for a graduate course students, mostly to develop a diploma thesis. They can learn a lot from this book.

Dr Vesna Potocic Matkovic
Faculty of Textile Technology, University of Zagreb
June 12, 2014

The use of visual images is an important contribution to qualitative research methods and will inspire me in my own research work. My master students should know of this book.

Dr Klaus Stagis
Master of the Psychology of Organisations, University of Roskilde
August 31, 2011

This text will be utilised during a level 5 research methods module for tourism and events students. Banks' style is great for challenging students understandings of how we can use the visual in our research and will hopefully assist them in creating more exciting dissertation topics.

Dr Louise Platt
Ctr for Tourism,Consumer & Food Studie, Liverpool John Moores University
August 20, 2011

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