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Comparison of reference management software The following tables compare reference management software. General In the "notes" section, there is a difference between: Problems Formatting Your Bibliography Error: "Length is null or not an object" or "this.oRange.Text.substr(...).match(...).0' is null or not an object" This can be caused by multiple edits on document, the use of track changes option or using different version of Write-N-Cite. Open the document WordOpen Write-N-CiteIn Write-N-Cite go to Tools Select Revert to WNC v.2Save the documentReturn to Write-N-Cite and for to ToolsSelect Convert to WNC III DocumentReformat your document Error: "Some or all of the Cited References in the manuscript were not in your database" or "Reference n was not found in your database" You have deleted the reference from your RefWorks account.
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Descriptors and Your Qualitative Data Analysis – Part 1: The Lingo Blog An intro to those devilish descriptors: It seems that there is often confusion about descriptors – what they are and how to use them in your mixed methods or qualitative data analysis. Descriptors are powerful. They allow you to break out your qualitative work across demographic and other survey data for greater insights. When using descriptors in your qualitative data analysis, in addition to being able to analyze media files, you are able to break out the information that describes the source of your media files to see things from different perspectives and introduce new dimensions to your analysis.
Language Log An important rallying cry and usage distinction made by allies of undocumented workers in the current cultural battle over immigration in the United States is Elie Wiesel's assertion above: "No human being is illegal." In the quote, Wiesel gives examples of the kinds of adjectives that he feels can denote properties of people (fat, skinny, beautiful, right, and wrong). On the other hand, calling a person 'illegal', he says, is a contradiction in terms. Here's a more elaborated statement of the idea, quoted from this website When one refers to an immigrant as an "illegal alien," they are using the term as a noun.
Two reviews of new reference manager ReadCube Today, Digital Science announced an investment in startup Labtiva. And Labtiva released a “community preview” of their reference manager ReadCube. The community preview is a free download for Windows and Mac, and this is the summary of my first impressions. You could write two different reviews about ReadCube. The first version would mention the really slick interface, and the fun you have using the program.
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Clarence C. Gravlee » Text This week the Society for Applied Anthropology is holding its annual meeting in Santa Fe, NM. Amber Wutich and I are offering a one-day workshop on Text Analysis: Systematic Methods for Analyzing Qualitative Data. Here you can view a short overview video and download data we’ll be using in the workshop. Update, 8/15/09: Better late than never, here are the readings we recommended at the workshop back in March. Due to copyright, PDFs are password-protected for workshop participants only. Crabtree, B.