chapter  12
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Analyzing your data

Once your data have been collected, depending on the approach you took, you will be faced with either a sizeable dataset in a software package such as SPSS, SAS or STATA and/or a great many pages of data from your qualitative research, perhaps to be handled by NVIVO or ATLAS.ti. It is at this point that many students often throw their hands up in despair and wonder where to begin their analytical work.