By Martin Hand,Sam Hillyard

This quantity seeks to handle the rising relationships among qualitative examine and electronic information. today, ubiquitous electronic info is changing the foci of analysis, the contexts during which learn occurs, and the tools and instruments to be had for qualitative study. along new demanding situations and possibilities, there are numerous ways that validated qualitative equipment are getting used to situate and interpret electronic phenomena. This e-book examines and engages with the ambivalence of digitization, illuminating the varied ways that researchers process, negotiate, comprehend and interpret items and practices of electronic learn. The chapters during this quantity are equipped round 4 key topics: studying affects of digitization on social worlds; discovering makes use of of electronic information inside social worlds; learning electronic visualization of social worlds; studying with electronic facts and strategies. the amount is designed to attract qualitative researchers trying to research strategies of digitization, regulate latest methodologies for electronic worlds, and improve new methods of studying and utilizing electronic research.

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