Search Results for Category: Data Collection

Visual Data Collection meets Data Visualization

Researchers can start visualizing data from the beginning of the study by using visual methods to collect visual data. Technology tools help us capture and analyze visual exchanges with participants.

Categories: Creative Methods, Data Analysis, Data Collection, Focus Series, Multimodal, Participatory Methods, Qualitative, Research, Uncategorised, Visuals

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May Focus: Visualize Data & Findings

A MethodSpace focus for May will be on ways to use visuals to represent key ideas, themes in the data, and results of the study, in qualitative and quantitative research and evaluation. While it is common to use visualizations to represent findings, this month we’ll share ideas, tips, examples, and open access resources relevant to […]

Categories: Data Analysis, Data Collection, Dissemination, Focus Series, Research, Students, Teaching, Tools and Resources

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The #tenyearchallenge and Public Awareness of Data and Algorithms

Facebook, Instagram and other platforms recently set their users a 10 year challenge: post your first ever Facebook photo and another one of you today. Whilst some users were quick to comply, others responded in unexpected ways. Some reactions were funny: Jennifer Aniston in 2009 is Iggy Pop in 2019. Some had a political message: an […]

Categories: Big Data, Data Collection, Research

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Learn from Research Cases: Ethics & Research Collaborations

Five SAGE Research Cases were featured in a series of posts on the topic of collaboration. In this series of posts we will revisit these cases and explore the research designs and approaches used to conduct each respective study.  The cases are open access until the end of February, 2019.  If the links have expired you can access […]

Categories: Data Collection, Ethics, Focus Series, Qualitative, Research Cases, Research Skills, Students, Teaching, Tools and Resources, Uncategorised, Visual Maps

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A Case of Collaboration, Part 3

In this focus on collaboration we will look at the various ways researchers and academic writers work together. This is part of a series of posts based on SAGE Research Cases.   The selected cases are open access until the end of January, 2019.  If the links have expired you can access them through with a 30-day free trial […]

Categories: Data Collection, Ethics, Focus Series, Qualitative, Tools and Resources

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Studying Online Communities: Ethics & Virtual Ethnography

Collaboration is a MethodSpace focus for December. We will look at the various types of collaboration that engage researchers and academic writers.  Online communities offer opportunities to study ways people communicate and collaborate. Researchers have a number of logistical and ethical challenges to address when planning such studies. Considerations vary depending on whether the community […]

Categories: Data Collection, Ethics, Focus Series, Qualitative, Uncategorised, Video

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Writing for Impact: Scholarship & Practice

It is Academic Writing Month at SAGE MethodSpace, and for 2018 we are looking at ways researchers develop a holistic publication strategy. Any strategy should take into consideration the potential for real impact, or making a difference with one’s research and writing. Dr. Melanie Cohen has been organizing workshops at the Academy of Management’s annual conference to engage […]

Categories: ACWRIMO, Data Collection, Focus Series, Methods Type, Multimodal, Participatory Methods, Uncategorised

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Research for Social Good Means Addressing Scientific Misconduct

Research for Social Good was a MethodSpace focus for October. We explored this broad topic with guest posts, interviews, and links to articles or instructional resources. While many researchers are dedicated to conducting ethical research and socially-beneficial studies, we see an ongoing parade of retractions and scandals related to mishandling and misrepresentation of data. Two well-publicized cases from Harvard University and […]

Categories: Data Analysis, Data Collection, Dissemination, Ethics, Focus Series, Research, Reviewing, Social Issues, Students, Teaching, Uncategorised, Writing

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