ATLAS.ti for conversation and discourse analysis studies

  title={ATLAS.ti for conversation and discourse analysis studies},
  author={Trena M. Paulus and Jessica Nina Lester},
  journal={International Journal of Social Research Methodology},
  pages={405 - 428}
  • T. Paulus, J. Lester
  • Published 3 July 2016
  • Sociology
  • International Journal of Social Research Methodology
The use of computer-assisted qualitative data analysis software (CAQDAS) has not been without controversy, with a pervasive sense of skepticism and resistance towards its adoption by many scholars. Language-based researchers in particular, such as conversation and discourse analysts, have been slow to embrace such tools for their work. In this paper we illustrate how we have used ATLAS.ti to support our own conversation and discourse analysis work, in order to demonstrate how such a tool can be… 
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