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Exploring how Heideggerian philosophy underpins phenomenolgical research

01 July 2010

Nurse Researcher

issues in research

This paper demonstrates the methodological implications of using Heideggerian philosophy to inform a phenomenological study of the experience of memory loss. In...

The search for understanding: the role of paradigms

16 March 2018

Nurse Researcher

Evidence & practice

Background Kuhn’s (1962) acknowledgement of a paradigm as a way that scientists make sense of their world and its reality gave recognition to the idea of ‘paradigm...

Understanding phenomenology

01 January 2010

Nurse Researcher


Phenomenology is a philosophic attitude and research approach. Its primary position is that the most basic human truths are accessible only through inner...

Consideration of methodological issues when using photo-elicitation in qualitative research

11 February 2021

Nurse Researcher

photograph use

Background The use of photo-elicitation interviews (PEIs) has increased in popularity across a range of disciplines including healthcare. Although qualitative...