Research Methods: Book Series

Qualitative Inquiry and Social Justice

Series Editors:

Books in this series address the role of critical qualitative research in an era that cries out for emancipatory visions that move people to struggle and resist oppression. Rooted in an ethical framework that is based on human rights and social justice, the series publishes exemplary studies that advance this transformative paradigm.

  • Globalized Nostalgia

    Tourism, Heritage, and the Politics of Place

    By Christina M. Ceisel

    In Globalized Nostalgia, Christina Ceisel shows how national identity is being remade for the global marketplace. Through media, cultural events, foodways, and personal narratives, we see how notions of the past are mobilized towards varied political, economic, and cultural ends. In Galicia, Spain…

    Paperback – 2018-06-26 
    Routledge
    Qualitative Inquiry and Social Justice

  • Betweener Autoethnographies

    A Path Towards Social Justice

    By Marcelo Diversi, Claudio Moreira

    How do we persuade people that we all have common experiences and hopes? That we are ever more dependent on each other in times of globalization via technology, commerce, climate change, and overpopulation? How do we move from an "Us and Them" mentality to simply "Us"? In this book, a follow-up to…

    Paperback – 2018-04-24
    Routledge
    Qualitative Inquiry and Social Justice

  • Ethnotheatre

    Research from Page to Stage

    By Johnny Saldaña

    Ethnotheatre transforms research about human experiences into a dramatic presentation for an audience. Johnny Saldaña, one of the best-known practitioners of this research tradition, outlines the key principles and practices of ethnotheatre in this clear, concise volume. He covers the preparation…

    Paperback – 2016-11-14
    Routledge
    Qualitative Inquiry and Social Justice

  • Autoethnography and the Other

    Unsettling Power through Utopian Performatives

    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

  • Pedagogy of Solidarity

    By Paulo Freire, Ana Maria Araújo Freire, Walter de Oliveira

    Famous Brazilian educational and social theorist Paulo Freire presents his ideas on the importance of community solidarity in moving toward social justice in schools and society. In a set of talks and interviews shortly before his death, Freire addresses issues not often highlighted in his work,…

    Paperback – 2014-03-31
    Routledge
    Qualitative Inquiry and Social Justice

  • Body, Paper, Stage

    Writing and Performing Autoethnography

    By Tami Spry

    Tami Spry provides a methodological introduction to the budding field of performative autoethnography. She intertwines three necessary elements comprising the process. First one must understand the body – navigating concepts of self, culture, language, class, race, gender, and physicality. The…

    Paperback – 2011-04-30
    Routledge
    Qualitative Inquiry and Social Justice

  • Betweener Talk

    Decolonizing Knowledge Production, Pedagogy, and Praxis

    By Marcelo Diversi, Claudio Moreira

    In this literary, co-constructed narrative, two Brazilian scholars explore the spaces “in-between”—between their own biographies, one raised privileged, the other poor; between the experience of being raised in Brazil and finding acceptance in United States universities; between their lives in the…

    Paperback – 2009-09-15
    Routledge
    Qualitative Inquiry and Social Justice