• Psychology, Computer Science
  • Published 2010

Computer Aided Phenomenography: The Role of Leximancer Computer Software in Phenomenographic Investigation.

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  title={Computer Aided Phenomenography: The Role of Leximancer Computer Software in Phenomenographic Investigation.},
  author={Sorrel Penn-Edwards},
  year={2010}
}
The qualitative research methodology of phenomenography has traditionally required a manual sorting and analysis of interview data. In this paper I explore a potential means of streamlining this procedure by considering a computer aided process not previously reported upon. Two methods of lexicological analysis, manual and automatic, were examined from a phenomenographical perspective and compared. It was found that the computer aided process – Leximancer – was a valid investigative tool for… CONTINUE READING

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