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Is there a single ‘right’ way to study political text?

Schonhardt-Bailey, Cheryl (2012) Is there a single ‘right’ way to study political text? Methodsnews, Summer. p. 2.

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For anyone interested in the empirical analysis of political texts (speeches, committee deliberations, debates, political party manifestos), the simple answer to this question is a resounding “no”. But novices to the growing field of textual analysis might wonder “why not?”

Item Type: Article
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Additional Information: © 2012 National Centre for Research Methods
Divisions: Government
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
J Political Science > JA Political science (General)
Sets: Departments > Government
Date Deposited: 20 Aug 2012 13:38
Last Modified: 07 Mar 2019 00:11

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