Books tagged: qualitative research

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What Child Sexual Abuse Means to Child Survivors
By Jane Gilgun
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
Children have a lot to say about their own sexual abuse, much of it surprising. They know far more than adults realize and have views that call out abusers for who they really are. Based on interviews, this article shows the many different ways that children think about being sexually abused.
What Child Sexual Abuse Means to Abusers
By Jane Gilgun
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 6,090. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
Child sexual abuse means many things to abusers, but they rarely see what they do as abuse. This article shows in perpetrators’ own words what child sexual abuse means to them. By understanding what abusers get out of sexual abuse, survivors can see that who is at fault. It is not survivors. By "starting where abusers are," more effective policies and programs are possible.
On Being a Shit: Unkind Deeds & Cover-Ups in Everyday Life
By Jane Gilgun
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 46,260. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
Through stories, this book shows the many ways that people avoid admitting they have done something wrong. Humor, acting innocent, and blaming others are just some of them. Getting others to believe it is their fault is the crowning achievement of being a shit. This book is a humorous look at a serious topic.
Grounded Theory, Deductive Qualitative Analysis, & Social Work Research
By Jane Gilgun
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,420. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
This paper updates an earlier version published more than 15 years ago (Gilgun, 1994c). I kept an emphasis on grounded theory research, but I added information on how to use literature reviews and hypothesis-testing in qualitative research. These additions are responsive to funders and dissertation committees who expect literature reviews and conceptual frameworks.
Lawyers in Corporate Decision-Making
By Robert Eli Rosen
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 87,400. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2010 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction
The recognized social-policy study of the disparate roles corporate lawyers play in representing and advising their institutional clients. Long passed around and cited by scholars and lawyers as an unpublished manuscript, the book explores the choices lawyers and executives make about how they are involved in corporate decisions. It is accessible to a wide audience and includes inside interviews.
Reflexivity and Qualitative Research
By Jane Gilgun
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,820. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
Researchers' own experiences affect every aspect of the research they do, from conceptualization of the issues to be researched, relationships with research participants, to interpretation of findings, to writing up results, to dissemination. This article discusses reflexivity and provides examples of what it is.
Becoming Bubba's Bitch & Other Fears: One Man's Story of Sexually Abusing Boys
By Jane Gilgun
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
The only time Joe felt loveable and worthy was when he was sexual with boys. In this article, Joe tells about his fears when people found out about the abuse and what the abuse meant to him.
Resource for students researching media representations of Muslims
By Anna Piela
Price: Free! Words: 13,120. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
This booklet has been written as an additional resource for undergraduate religious/Islamic studies students studying religious or media studies who are interested in researching media representations of religious groups. Also, it will be useful for media studies students as it will sensitise them to issues important in researching minority and vulnerable groups. It is especially useful to fina
The LoveStats Blog Volume 2: 2010
By F. Annie Pettit PhD
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,450. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
Research should be fun and interesting, not dry and boring. Join Annie for an entire year of blog posts in which she shares educational yet light-hearted opinions about statistics, surveys, research methods, social media and more. Some opinions are highly controversial and much debated within the research world while other opinions are just plain fun.
An Interview with Leonard Schatzman
By Jane Gilgun
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,120. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
Learn things you've never known before in this backstage look at the development of grounded theory. Lenny Schatzman worked with Anselm Strauss for 28 years and was his first graduate student. With with and humor, Lenny tells it like it is. You'll learn about grounded theory from the ground up. At the end of the article is the transcript of the interview on which the article is based.