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Using Thematic Analysis in Psychology

Using Thematic Analysis in Psychology

Dec 19th, 2013No Comments

“In this paper we outline: what thematic analysis is; a 6-phase guide to performing thematic analysis; potential pitfalls to avoid when doing thematic analysis; what makes good thematic analysis; and advantages and disadvantages of thematic analysis.”

Metaphorical Processes, Organizing, and Theorizing

Metaphorical Processes, Organizing, and Theorizing

Aug 4th, 2012No Comments

“Within the movement from science as reflecting the world objectively to science as containing metaphor-based experiential categories, psychoanalysis could tum out to be the flagship by exploring metaphor in its alive, temporal dimension within individuals seeking to increase creativity.”

Diversity and Dissent in the Social Sciences

Diversity and Dissent in the Social Sciences

May 9th, 2012No Comments

“The norm of epistemic responsibility is the principle that a scientist has a duty to provide sufficient evidence in support of her view (or at least to adopt a defense commitment with respect to it). The standards of evidence are set by the scientific community that is her primary audience. Standards do not need to be adopted dogmatically; they are justified by default until someone challenges them in an appropriate way.”