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Content Analysis

James Drisko and Tina Maschi

Abstract

This book offers an overview of the variation within content analysis, along with detailed descriptions of three approaches found in the contemporary literature: basic content analysis, interpretive content analysis, and qualitative content analysis. This book provides an inclusive and carefully differentiated examination of contemporary content analysis research purposes and methods. Chapter 1 examines the conceptual base and history of content analysis. The next three chapters examine in depth each approach as a single approach to content analysis, using brief, illustrative exemplar studies. ... More

Keywords: content analysis, interpretive content analysis, qualitative content analysis, rigor, advocacy, exemplar studies

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2015 Print ISBN-13: 9780190215491
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: November 2015 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190215491.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

James Drisko, author
Professor, Smith College School of Social Work

Tina Maschi, author
Associate Professor, Fordham University