‘A Picture Tells More than a Thousand Words’

Drawings Used as Research Method
  • Eva Alerby
Part of the Transgressions: Cultural Studies and Education book series (TRANS, volume 107)


‘A picture tells more than a thousand words’, is a common saying. Given that a picture tells more than a thousand words – how can we understand and use this expression? How can a picture, or an image, be analysed and used as part of educational research? In this chapter the use of images, and more specifically drawings, will be explored.


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