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Concept Analysis for Practitioner Psychologist Research

posted on 2022-11-25, 14:57 authored by Gabriel Wynn



In this video, Dr Gabriel Wynn (formerly Caroline Vermes) discusses:

- The importance of aiming for conceptual clarity and conceptual boundaries when working with theory in qualitative research

- Understanding concepts as 'epistemological vessels' and 'connotation hierarchies'

- Concept analysis methodological traditions in nursing and social science

- Process and product of a concept advancement method devised for applied psychology research

- Tangibility of concept frameworks 

- Reflexive considerations for the researcher 

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Additional reading: 

Collier, D. & Gerring, J. (2009). Concepts and Method in Social Science: The Tradition of Giovanni Sartori. Routledge.

Gerring, J. (2012). Social Science Methodology. Cambridge.

Rodgers, B.L. & Knafl, K.A. (2000). Concept Development in Nursing: Foundations, Techniques and Applications (2nd ed). Saunders.