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Qualitative Methods Lab

Lund Social Sciences Methods Centre

The Qualitative Methods Lab serves as a vibrant hub of expertise for exploring and understanding human experiences and social phenomena and unravelling the intricate tapestry of society.

Tre personer i samtal. Foto.
The lab encompasses a diverse array of qualitative approaches. Photo: Johan Persson

The Qualitative Methods Lab is an organic, open and evolving hub for all experts, researchers and lecturers with an interest in qualitative methods. Embodying a spirit of inquiry and discovery, the lab encompasses a diverse array of qualitative approaches characterised by their focus on in-depth exploration and context.

The methodologies gathered include, but are by no means limited to:

  • ethnography
  • digital ethnography 
  • interviews
  • archive and document analysis
  • discourse analysis
  • participant-based approaches
  • case studies
  • narrative analysis
  • focus groups
  • action research
  • and documentary research.


Lisa Flower
Department of Sociology
lisa [dot] flower [at] soc [dot] lu [dot] se (lisa[dot]flower[at]soc[dot]lu[dot]se)