Qualitative Research Journal: Volume 17 Issue 1


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Promoting reflection and reflexivity through narrative devices: Narrative mediation path qualitative multimodal method

Maria Francesca Freda, Giovanna Esposito

The purpose of this paper is to discuss a reflexive process that makes a distinction between reflection and reflexivity, two processes the authors define according to the…


Speaking to and theorizing about the dead in a postmodern world: an autoethnographic possibility?

Blake Paxton

The purpose of this paper to start a conversation on the possibility of future research on afterlife communication in the communication field.

Ethics’ power dynamics in higher education’s self-ethnographic research

Nomanesi Madikizela-Madiya

The purpose of this paper is to highlight levels of power in research ethics that are insufficiently addressed in self-ethnographic research literature.

True confessions: why I left a traditional liberal arts college for the sins of the big city

Kip Jones

By means of several auto-ethnographic stories (including a scene from a working script for a proposed film), the author interrogates numerous ideas and misconceptions about gay…

The autistic voice and creative methodologies

Susy Ridout

The purpose of this paper is to recognise communication as a central challenge between autistic and non-autistic individuals as the autistic voice is not silent, but lacks…

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