A Six Step Guide to Using Recursive Abstraction Applied to the Qualitative Analysis of Interview Data

Authors: Polkinghorne, M. and Arnold, A.

Publisher: Bournemouth University

Place of Publication: Poole, England

ISBN: 978-1-85899-296-9


Recursive Abstraction is a qualitative data analysis technique that is very useful when analysing interview data.

There are 6 primary steps for using Recursive Abstraction and this briefing paper will consider each step to help the researcher to understand the principles of the process.


Source: Manual

Preferred by: Martyn Polkinghorne