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Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis - Guidelines by Experts

During research work, researchers opt for different analysis techniques to analyse the data. Usually, data is of two types i.e., Qualitative and Quantitative. In this article, I will discuss the most widely accepted and effective technique to analyse the qualitative data. i.e., Interpretative phenomenological analysis (IPA). This technique seeks to examine the lived experiences of human beings thoroughly. It is an intrinsic analysis of lived experiences and investigates them from the very perspective of subjective experiences. Human beings try to make sense of reality based on their subjective realities. It is a subjective analysis of lived experiences in contrast to producing an objective record of an event or situation. What is interpretative phenomenological analysis? The interpretative phenomenological analysis is phenomenological. It aims to understand an individual's perspective or version of an occurrence or state. Interpretative phenomenological analysis (IPA) aims to learn