Books tagged: qualitative research

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What Child Sexual Abuse Means to Child Survivors
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
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
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 6,090. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
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
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 46,260. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
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
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,420. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
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
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 87,400. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2010 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
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
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,820. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Research
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
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
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
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Price: Free! Words: 13,120. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Research
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
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,450. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Research & development
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.
Libraries for Effective Learning: Qualitative Studies in Educational Leadership
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Price: Free! Words: 26,430. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / school safety
A collection of qualitative research studies by 4 doctoral candidates in an Education and Library Leadership program at Sam Houston State University. The research focuses on increasing effective implementation of library programs for school and community college students.