New designs and software for cognitive causal mapping

  title={New designs and software for cognitive causal mapping},
  author={Mauri Laukkanen and P{\"a}ivi Eriksson},
Purpose – The paper's first objective is to develop a new conceptual framework for categorizing and designing cognitive, specifically comparative, causal mapping (CCM) research by building upon the theory‐centred and participant‐centred perspectives. The second purpose is to enable the discerned study prototypes by introducing a new CCM software application, CMAP3.Design/methodology/approach – Building upon the distinction between theory‐centred (etic) and participant‐centred (emic… CONTINUE READING