Qualitative Research Journal: Volume 16 Issue 2


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Ethical research involving children: facilitating reflexive engagement

Mary Ann Powell, Anne Graham, Julia Truscott

Qualitative researchers working with children are increasingly sharing accounts of their research journeys, including the inherent ethical tensions they navigate. Within such…


Both/and: researcher as participant in qualitative inquiry

Barbara Probst

Within the conversation about insider/outsider positioning, little has been written about qualitative research when the researcher is also a participant. This article describes a…


The types of overlap as conversational strategies in ‘dispute’, the Iranian live TV program

Leyli Jorfi, Hamid Reza Dowlatabadi

This paper is concerned with the use of overlap as a conversational strategy. Specifically, the aim of the researcher is to investigate overlap types and the locations at which…

The art of discovering - experiences of novice researchers

Lars-Johan Åge, Bengt Gustavsson

The purpose of this study is to conceptualize and analyse novice researchers experiences of the Glaserian grounded theory methodology.

Affective registers in qualitative team research: interpreting the self in encounters with the state

Tanya Jakimow, Yumasdaleni .

This paper presents an approach to enhance understandings of personhood and self-becoming through an affective reading of field notes and interview transcripts in cross-cultural…

Examination of the grieving processes of suicide survivors

Sarah Van Der Pol, Dale-Elizabeth Pehrsson

This research project serves to provide a foundation for understanding the pertinent issues of survivors of loved ones who have committed suicide.

Femininities in teaching: dialectic of self and others

Akram Ramezanzadeh, Seyyed Mohammadreza Adel, Ahmad Reza Eghtesadi

Purpose – The present study based on grounded theory explores the gender identity development of 40 Iranian female EFL teachers teaching at Iranian universities to examine how…

Computer-based image elicitation technique for exploring students’ implicit concepts of an ideal English teacher

Ardian Wahyu Setiawan

This article presents an account of a qualitative pilot study which evaluated computer-based image elicitation as an innovative technique for exploring students’ implicit concepts…

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