Text Mining to identify Insight into violent extremism around the world

One of the goals of this Blog is to provide you with news about developments in text analysis and the different ways it is being used around the world. We thought this article “Text Mining Analysis: A New Tool for a New Type of Research” about text mining literature related to violent extremism was a case in point. We hope you find it interesting and if there are other articles, blog posts, papers etc that you think we should share please send us the links.

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Use Automated Content Analysis for Your Qualitative Research Projects

  When managing international qualitative research projects, one of the major challenges is getting answers to our key research questions, and the relevant quotations to support them, in a standardized format, from all our field researchers across target cities and countries. My first international qualitative project, nearly twenty years ago, covered four Caribbean countries; four CPG categories: soap, toothpaste, household cleaning products and laundry detergent;with women of three socio-economic groups.Add to that video footage for the...

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How to code faster with QDA Miner

  QDA Miner offers computer assisted coding allowing you to code documents quickly and reliably. QDA Miner offers not just one but seven text search and retrieval tools, allowing you to achieve more reliable coding in less time. Let’s look at some of these tools:   The Keyword Retrieval tool can search for hundreds of keywords and key phrases related to the same idea or concept, letting you locate all references to a single topic.     The Section Retrieval tool is ideal to automatically retrieve and tag sections of structured...

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