Category Archives: depth ontology

Zigzagging and proud of being the infidels of science

This is the text of my keynote introductory talk at the State of the Art of Realist Methodologies, (The Leeds Club, Leeds, UK 4th November 2015). The slides associated with this talk may be found here:┬ámethods and metaphors nde Our … Continue reading

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The limits to theoretical saturation in realist explanation

source http://lornaalkana.com/2013/09/29/orange-and-pink-flower/ Janice Morse (2015) is quite clear what theoretical saturation is not in her recent editorial in Qualitative Health Research. It is not the accumulation of events to a point where we have heard everything there is to be … Continue reading

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