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Hierarchically structured categories for coding qualitative responses to the value representation and elicitation methods. Coding categories are generated from the data and a conceptualization of the domain. Each category contains a label, definition, and up to three sample responses from empirical data. Can be applied to oral, written, and visual responses.

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Further Reading

See: Kahn, Friedman, Freier, & Severson (2003); and Friedman, Kahn, Hagman, & Severson (2005).