Developing Qualitative Inquiry

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Books in the Developing Qualitative Inquiry series, written by leaders in qualitative inquiry, address important topics in qualitative methods. Targeted to a broad multi-disciplinary readership, the books are inteded for mid-level to advanced researchers and advanced students. The series forwards the field of qualitative inquiry by describing new methods or developing particular aspects of established methods.

  • Qualitative Analysis Using MAXQDA: The Five-Level QDA® Method book cover

    Qualitative Analysis Using MAXQDA

    The Five-Level QDA® Method

    By Nicholas H. Woolf, Christina Silver

    Software is cut-and-dried – every button you press has a predictable effect – but qualitative analysis is open-ended and unfolds in unpredictable ways. This contradiction is best resolved by separating analytic strategies – what you plan to do – from software tactics – how you plan to do it. Expert…

    Paperback – 2017-09-28 
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  • Qualitative Analysis Using ATLAS.ti, NVivo and MAXQDA: The Five-Level QDA® Method book cover

    Qualitative Analysis Using ATLAS.ti, NVivo and MAXQDA

    The Five-Level QDA® Method

    By Nicholas H. Woolf, Christina Silver

    Software is cut-and-dried – every button you press has a predictable effect – but qualitative analysis is open-ended and unfolds in unpredictable ways. This contradiction is best resolved by separating analytic strategies – what you plan to do – from software tactics – how you plan to do it. The…

    Paperback – 2017-09-25 
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  • Qualitative Analysis Using ATLAS.ti: The Five-Level QDA® Method book cover

    Qualitative Analysis Using ATLAS.ti

    The Five-Level QDA® Method

    By Nicholas H. Woolf, Christina Silver

    Software is cut-and-dried – every button you press has a predictable effect – but qualitative analysis is open-ended and unfolds in unpredictable ways. This contradiction is best resolved by separating analytic strategies – what you plan to do – from software tactics – how you plan to do it. Expert…

    Paperback – 2017-09-15 
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  • Qualitative Analysis Using NVivo: The Five-Level QDA® Method book cover

    Qualitative Analysis Using NVivo

    The Five-Level QDA® Method

    By Nicholas H. Woolf, Christina Silver

    Software is cut-and-dried – every button you press has a predictable effect – but qualitative analysis is open-ended and unfolds in unpredictable ways. This contradiction is best resolved by separating analytic strategies – what you plan to do – from software tactics – how you plan to do it. Expert…

    Paperback – 2017-09-12 
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  • Mixed Methods in Ethnographic Research: Historical Perspectives book cover

    Mixed Methods in Ethnographic Research

    Historical Perspectives

    By Pertti J. Pelto

    Mixed Methods in Ethnographic Research: Historical Perspectives captures the dynamic history and development of mixed methods research in a narrative of personal discovery, growth, and experience. Distinguished ethnographer and methodologist Pertti Pelto, who first called for the integration of…

    Paperback – 2017-03-03
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  • Engaging in Narrative Inquiries with Children and Youth book cover

    Engaging in Narrative Inquiries with Children and Youth

    By Jean Clandinin, Vera Caine, Sean Lessard, Janice Huber

    Renowned scholar and founder of the practice of narrative inquiry, D. Jean Clandinin, and her coauthors provide researchers with the theoretical underpinnings and processes for conducting narrative inquiry with children and youth. Exploring the unique ability of narratives to elucidate the…

    Paperback – 2016-03-24
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  • Interpretive Description: Qualitative Research for Applied Practice book cover

    Interpretive Description

    Qualitative Research for Applied Practice, 2nd Edition

    By Sally Thorne

     The first edition of Interpretive Description established itself as the key resource for novice and intermediate level researchers in applied settings for conducting a qualitative research project with practical outcomes. In the second edition, leading qualitative researcher Sally Thorne…

    Paperback – 2016-03-21
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  • Qualitative Ethics in Practice book cover

    Qualitative Ethics in Practice

    By Martin Tolich

    Neither ethics committees nor qualitative researchers can predict the types of ethical dilemmas that will happen in the field, only that they will routinely occur. In Qualitative Ethics in Practice, a team of fifteen top researchers from various disciplines and nationalities offer ethical…

    Paperback – 2016-03-10
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  • Phenomenology of Practice: Meaning-Giving Methods in Phenomenological Research and Writing book cover

    Phenomenology of Practice

    Meaning-Giving Methods in Phenomenological Research and Writing

    By Max van Manen

    Max van Manen offers an extensive exploration of phenomenological traditions and methods for the human sciences. It is his first comprehensive statement of phenomenological thought and research in over a decade. Phenomenology of practice refers to the meaning and practice of phenomenology in…

    Paperback – 2014-03-31
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  • Applied Ethnography: Guidelines for Field Research book cover

    Applied Ethnography

    Guidelines for Field Research

    By Pertti J Pelto

    This comprehensive, engaging guide to applied research distills the expertise of the distinguished ethnographer and methodologist Pertti Pelto over his acclaimed 50-year career. Having written the first major text promoting mixed qualitative and quantitative methods in applied ethnography in the…

    Paperback – 2013-05-15
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  • Fiction as Research Practice: Short Stories, Novellas, and Novels book cover

    Fiction as Research Practice

    Short Stories, Novellas, and Novels

    By Patricia Leavy

    The turn to fiction as a social research practice is a natural extension of what many researchers and writers have long been doing. Patricia Leavy, a widely published qualitative researcher and a novelist, explores the overlaps and intersections between these two ways of understanding and…

    Paperback – 2013-04-15
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  • Engaging in Narrative Inquiry book cover

    Engaging in Narrative Inquiry

    By D. Jean Clandinin

    Narrative inquiry examines human lives through the lens of a narrative, honoring lived experience as a source of important knowledge and understanding. In this concise volume, D. Jean Clandinin, one of the pioneers in using narrative as research, updates her classic formulation on narrative inquiry…

    Paperback – 2013-04-15
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  • Participatory Visual and Digital Methods book cover

    Participatory Visual and Digital Methods

    By Aline Gubrium, Krista Harper

    Gubrium and Harper describe how visual and digital methodologies can contribute to a participatory, public-engaged ethnography. These methods can change the traditional relationship between academic researchers and the community, building one that is more accessible, inclusive, and visually…

    Paperback – 2013-04-15
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  • Collaborative Autoethnography book cover

    Collaborative Autoethnography

    By Heewon Chang, Faith Ngunjiri, Kathy-Ann C Hernandez

    It sounds like a paradox: How do you engage in autoethnography collaboratively? Heewon Chang, Faith Ngunjiri, and Kathy-Ann Hernandez break new ground on this blossoming new array of research models, collectively labeled Collaborative Autoethnography. Their book serves as a practical guide by…

    Paperback – 2012-12-15
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  • Duoethnography: Dialogic Methods for Social, Health, and Educational Research book cover

    Duoethnography

    Dialogic Methods for Social, Health, and Educational Research

    Edited by Joe Norris, Richard D Sawyer, Darren Lund

    Duoethnography is a collaborative research methodology in which two or more researchers juxtapose their life histories in order to provide multiple understandings of a social phenomenon. Using their own biographies as sites of research and creating dialogic narratives, they provide multiple…

    Paperback – 2012-02-29
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  • Playbuilding as Qualitative Research: A Participatory Arts-Based Approach book cover

    Playbuilding as Qualitative Research

    A Participatory Arts-Based Approach

    By Joe Norris

    This book is for both art-based researchers and research-informed artists, exploring the theatrical genre known as Collective Creation, or Playbuilding. Performers generate data around chosen topics— from addiction and sexuality to qualitative research—by compiling scenes from their disparate…

    Paperback – 2010-01-01
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  • Poetry as Method: Reporting Research Through Verse book cover

    Poetry as Method

    Reporting Research Through Verse

    By Sandra L Faulkner

    This book takes an interdisciplinary approach to using and creating poetry for conducting and reporting social research. It includes examples of poetry, interviews of poets, and practical exercises that will enhance the discussion of poetry writing as a method. When used as a teaching guide this…

    Paperback – 2009-11-01
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  • Mixed Method Design: Principles and Procedures book cover

    Mixed Method Design

    Principles and Procedures

    By Janice M Morse

    The use of mixed methods designs for conducting research has become a major trend in social science research. Renowned methodological experts Janice Morse and Linda Niehaus present a guide to intermediate and experienced researchers on the possibilities inherent in mixed method research. They offer…

    Paperback – 2009-09-30
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  • Autoethnography as Method book cover

    Autoethnography as Method

    By Heewon Chang

    This methods book will guide the reader through the process of conducting and producing an autoethnographic study through the understanding of self, other, and culture. Readers will be encouraged to follow hands-on, though not prescriptive, steps in data collection, analysis, and interpretation…

    Paperback – 2009-06-15
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  • Developing Grounded Theory: The Second Generation book cover

    Developing Grounded Theory

    The Second Generation

    By Janice M. Morse, Phyllis Noerager Stern, Juliet Corbin, Barbara Bowers, Kathy Charmaz, Adele E. Clarke

    Grounded theory is the most popular genre of qualitative research used in the health professions and is widely used elsewhere in the research world. In this volume, six key grounded theory methodologists examine the history, principles, and practices of this method, highlighting areas in which…

    Paperback – 2009-01-15
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