Research Methods: Qualitative Methods

  • Engaging in Narrative Inquiries with Children and Youth book cover

    Engaging in Narrative Inquiries with Children and Youth

    1st Edition

    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
    Routledge
    Developing Qualitative Inquiry

  • Autoethnography and the Other: Unsettling Power through Utopian Performatives book cover

    Autoethnography and the Other

    Unsettling Power through Utopian Performatives, 1st Edition

    By Tami Spry

    Challenging the critique of autoethnography as overly focused on the self, Tami Spry calls for a performative autoethnography that both unsettles the "I" and represents the Other with equal commitment. Expanding on her popular book Body, Paper, Stage, Spry uses a variety of examples, literary forms…

    Paperback – 2016-03-24
    Routledge
    Qualitative Inquiry and Social Justice

  • Evocative Autoethnography: Writing Lives and Telling Stories book cover

    Evocative Autoethnography

    Writing Lives and Telling Stories, 1st Edition

    By Arthur Bochner, Carolyn Ellis

    This comprehensive text is the first to introduce evocative autoethnography as a methodology and a way of life in the human sciences. Using numerous examples from their work and others, world-renowned scholars Arthur Bochner and Carolyn Ellis, originators of the method, emphasize how to connect…

    Paperback – 2016-03-21
    Routledge
    Writing Lives: Ethnographic Narratives

  • 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
    Routledge
    Developing Qualitative Inquiry

  • Qualitative Ethics in Practice book cover

    Qualitative Ethics in Practice

    1st Edition

    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
    Routledge
    Developing Qualitative Inquiry

  • Essentials of Community-based Research book cover

    Essentials of Community-based Research

    1st Edition

    By Vera Caine, Judy Mill

    Community-based research (CBR) is the most commonly used method for serving community needs and effecting change through authentic, ethical, and meaningful social research. In this brief introduction to CBR, the real-world approach of noted experts Vera Caine and Judy Mill helps novice researchers…

    Paperback – 2016-03-02
    Routledge
    Qualitative Essentials

  • Essentials of Publishing Qualitative Research book cover

    Essentials of Publishing Qualitative Research

    1st Edition

    By Mitchell Allen

    Getting a qualitative article or book published involves more than simply doing the research, writing it up, and sending it off. You also need to know how to navigate the social relations of presenting your work to the journal editor or book publisher—and how to craft your message to them—if you…

    Paperback – 2015-10-31
    Routledge
    Qualitative Essentials

  • Essentials of Dyadic Interviewing book cover

    Essentials of Dyadic Interviewing

    1st Edition

    By David L Morgan

    Traditional qualitative interviews typically involve a single subject; interviews of dyads rarely appear outside marketing research and family studies. Experienced qualitative researcher David Morgan’s brief guide to dyadic interviewing provides readers with a road map to expand this technique to…

    Paperback – 2015-10-31
    Routledge
    Qualitative Essentials

  • The Responsible Methodologist: Inquiry, Truth-Telling, and Social Justice book cover

    The Responsible Methodologist

    Inquiry, Truth-Telling, and Social Justice, 1st Edition

    By Aaron M. Kuntz

    Winner of The University of Alabama 2017 President’s Faculty Research Award What does it mean to be a responsible methodologist? Certainly it is more than being a research middle-manager who ensures that the tools used in a thesis or dissertation are of the right gauge. In The Responsible…

    Paperback – 2015-08-15
    Routledge

  • Staring at the Park: A Poetic Autoethnographic Inquiry book cover

    Staring at the Park

    A Poetic Autoethnographic Inquiry, 1st Edition

    By Jane Speedy

    Winner of the 2016 ICQI Outstanding Qualitative Book Award Acclaimed qualitative scholar Jane Speedy’s world was upended completely after suffering a severe stroke when only in her late 50s. After returning home from the hospital, Speedy took to her iPad to write and draw as a way of making sense…

    Hardback – 2015-05-15
    Routledge
    Writing Lives: Ethnographic Narratives

  • Qualitative Inquiry and the Politics of Research book cover

    Qualitative Inquiry and the Politics of Research

    1st Edition

    Edited by Norman K Denzin, Michael D Giardina

    This volume of plenary addresses and other key presentations from the 2014 International Congress of Qualitative Inquiry highlights the politics of research in the neoliberal state and the role of qualitative researchers in that debate. Marginalized by an increasingly top-down, assessment-driven…

    Paperback – 2015-05-15
    Routledge
    International Congress of Qualitative Inquiry Series

  • Situational Analysis in Practice: Mapping Research with Grounded Theory book cover

    Situational Analysis in Practice

    Mapping Research with Grounded Theory, 1st Edition

    Edited by Adele E Clarke, Carrie Friese, Rachel Washburn

    Situational Analysis creates analytic maps of social processes and relationships identified using grounded theory. Creator of the method, award-winning sociologist Adele E. Clarke and two co-editors show how the method can be, and has been, used in a variety of critical qualitative studies. The…

    Paperback – 2015-05-15
    Routledge

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