Qualitative Research Journal: Volume 19 Issue 3

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The spacetimemattering and Frankenstein-esque nature of interview transcriptions

Stephanie Anne Shelton, Maureen A. Flint

The purpose of this paper is to explore the ways in which transcription is creative work, the degrees to which current literature elides or explores these creative elements, and…

“It’s your turn to step into their shoes”: The role of empathy in adolescents experiencing maternal cancer

Leonor Rodriguez, Pat Dolan

The purpose of this paper is to evaluate the role of empathy in adolescents coping with maternal cancer to identify passive and active empathy forms and the role of these in…

Toward multi-dimensional and developmental notion of researcher positionality

Hangyan Lu, Warren A. Hodge

The purpose of this paper is to argue for a multi-dimensional and developmental notion of researcher positionality in conducting qualitative research, in lieu of the dichotomous…

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Using participant-created comics as a research method

Sarah McNicol

The purpose of this paper is to explore the potential of participant-created comics as a research method through a project to investigate the life stories of British–Bangladeshi…

Researching a sensitive topic in an unstable environment: Fieldwork dilemmas in the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan

Muhammad Saeed, Gabriele Griffin

The purpose of this paper is to explore fieldwork dilemmas for a Pakhtun researcher, educated in the West, to research family or domestic violence in the unstable, hostile…

Coding qualitative data: a synthesis guiding the novice

Mai Skjott Linneberg, Steffen Korsgaard

Qualitative research has gained in importance in the social sciences. General knowledge about qualitative data analysis, how to code qualitative data and decisions concerning…

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“I wouldn’t have let you in if you’d had a folder”: Access and resistance in a qualitative interview study

Sally Brown

The purpose of this paper is to discuss methodological issues connected to being a member of a stigmatised group invited to take part in a research study.

Online conferencing for focus group discussions with teenage girls

Roberta Thompson

The purpose of this paper is to examine the use of online conferencing platforms for focus group discussions with teenage girls.

Philosophy and politics in higher education: What are the roles of intellectual academics in Indonesian higher education?

Nurdiana Gaus

The purpose of this paper, which is drawn on Indonesian academic women’s experiences, is to examine the extent to which the aesthetics of existence or true life of women academics…

“You have to say everything is nice here”: Complexities of gatekeeping in qualitative research in northern Mozambique

Marc Kalina, Dianne Scott

The purpose of this paper is to reflect on the author’s research experiences in northern Mozambique in order explore the multiplicity of gatekeeper relations that arose while…

Colour, culture and difference in Australian teacher education: voices from the edge

Dawn Joseph, Richard Johnson

Although much has been written about international students in higher education in Australia, there is a paucity of research and discussion about international academics…

The case for a Chinese methodology in educational research

Wei Liu

The purpose of this paper is to recover the identity of Chinese intellectual discourse, arguing for the necessity of a Chinese methodology in educational research to be…

Creative nonfiction and narrative inquiry

Cynthia Levine-Rasky

The purpose of this paper is to describe, situate and justify the use of creative nonfiction as an overlooked but legitimate source of text for use in social inquiry, specifically…

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ISSN:

1443-9883

Online date, start – end:

2006

Copyright Holder:

Emerald Publishing Limited

Open Access:

hybrid

Editor:

  • Dr Mark Vicars