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Colleagues,Sage Publications wants to put up a companion website for my new book that has links to outstanding qualitative research articles from various disciplines (but they MUST be from journals published by Sage, like "Field Methods," "Qualitative Inquiry," "Qualitative Health Research," etc.). What, to you, are at least 1 to 3 outstanding qualitative research articles you've read (or written!--don't be shy!) that you feel merit a listing on the reference web page? What qualitative research…See More
"I propose that "coding" qualitative data for phenomenological studies (any study, acually) can be handled by one researcher. This more-than-one-coder requirement seems to be a holdover from qualitative research's earlier…"
"Educational anthropologist Harry F. Wolcott has his classic reply to those who ask about the utility of using the single individual as a case study: "What can you learn by studying just one of anything?" Wolcott's response is,…"
"Your book sounds like a wonderful addition to the literature. Wolcott has a book titled "Writing Up Qualitative Research" that might be helpful in putting together recommendations for "critical" elements of the manuscript. I have…"
Thanks for the book rec and the content recommendations. I have a (obligatory) chapter on research design, which could put some emphasis on the research paper outline as you recommended. But perhpas what might be better is more structured…"
I think there is always more room for an additional intro to qualitative research book, as all the great ones out there just never seem to cover everything enough to be the only qualitative book used. With a cap of 220 pages, that certainly…"
"Rosemary, agreed. Here is an example of an introductory chapter written some time ago about critical discourse analysis, and its application to Apartheid discourse and media (see the Text and Discourse Word link at the bottom of the…"
"I can´t agree more with the suggestions. I think that a few concrete examples on how to analyze data following different qualitative approaches would be a great asset. ...and skip the debate on quan vs qual.. we´ve had enough. Best wishes"