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Aug 28, 2018

Methods Consult #4: Thematic Emergence and the Lady of the Lake
Further reading suggestions:
  • Varpio, L., Ajjawi, R., Monrouxe, L., O’Brien, B., Rees, C. (2017). Shedding the Cobra Effect: Problematizing Thematic Emergence, Triangulation, Saturation and Member Checking. Medical Education. State of the Science Issue. 51(1), 40-50.     
  • Ten Tweets from Victoria Clarke:
The views expressed in this podcast are those of the author, Lara Varpio, and are not necessarily those of the Department of Defense or other American federal agencies.
A transcript of this episode can be found here