Quoting Janis Marshall <[log in to unmask]>:
> Hello, I have been reading the emails on the disscussion group as I have
> been doing my dissertation which compared three CAQDAS software programs
No offense intended, but how do you compare CAQDAS for validity? Reliability
is certainly a possibility, but validity is a theoretical construct that
cannot be failed or achieved by any type of software, including CAQDAS.
> Having completed this, I know have a question to ask. Does
> anyone know of any CAQDAS training companies in California or close to
> California. I thought that I read about one in San Francisco, or close
> to it.
Don't know about that, but I do know that some CAQDAS developers will be
attending the upcoming ASA conference right in front of your door.
thomas koenig, ph.d.
department of social sciences, loughborough university, u.k.