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Volume 17 - April 16, 2012

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Layering Sel(f)ves: Finding Acceptance, Community and Praxis through Collage
Sarah K. MacKenzie
Bucknell University, Pennsylvania, USA
Mary M. Wolf
Daemen College, New York, USA

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Fostering Growth in the Survivorship Experience: Investigating Breast Cancer Survivors' Lived Experiences Scaling Mt. Kilimanjaro from a Posttraumatic Growth Perspective
Shaunna M. Burke
Algonquin College, Ottawa, Canada
Catherine M. Sabiston
McGill University, Montreal, Canada

Qualitative Research News and Notes

TQR Community Releases A Compendium of Teaching and Learning Qualitative Research Resources

New Article by TQR Editor Laurie Charlés Published in Family Process

Analytical Basics of Photo and Video Journaling

How to Be a Good Research Client

IDEO.org's Mission to Tackle Global Social Challenges through Design for All

Qualitative Research Methods

What Are Appropriate Objectives For Ethnography?

A Day in the Life (with Mobile Ethnography)

Progressive Sample Selection (PSS): A Methodology for Optimizing Qualitative Insights

Adding Value to Social Media Monitoring: More Than a Word Search Game

Encouraging the "Better Angels" of Qual Research

Research Is Not Reality

Overview on Qualitative Data Collection Techniques in International Marketing Research

NewQualitative.org Updates Its Guide and Directories

Family Research: Keep on Trying 'Til You Reach the Highest (Common) Ground

Using Social Networking Data to Generate Business Intelligence

TQR Resource of the Week

TQR Community Qualitative Resources on the Internet

The Qualitative Report Word Cloud

A Compendium of Teaching and Learning Qualitative Research Resources
Ronald J. Chenail
Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, FL USA

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Please visit TQR Community's Qualitative Research Resources on the Internet site for more useful sources, sites, books, and tools including Qualitative Research Web Sites.

New Calls for Conferences and Journals, Training Opportunities, and Funding

ESOMAR Qualitative 2012: "Informing Strategic Decision Making and Action" - Call for Speakers (Deadline: May 11, 2012)

The European Society for the Study of Symbolic Interaction: "Conflict, Cooperation and Transformation in Everyday Life"- Call for Papers (Deadline: May 1, 2012)

The 2012 Society for Humanistic Anthropology Victor Turner Prize for Ethnographic Writing - Call for Submissions (Deadline: May 1, 2012)

The 2012 Society for Humanistic Anthropology Ethnographic Fiction Competition - Call for Submissions (Deadline: May 1, 2012)

The 2012 Society for Humanistic Anthropology Ethnographic Poetry Competition - Call for Submissions (Deadline: August 1, 2012)

Ethnographic Praxis in Industry: EPIC 2012 Conference - Call for Papers and Workshops (Deadlines: April 20, 2012 and April 27, 2012, respectfully)

The Ethnographic Film Festival of Athens - Call for Films (Deadline: July 15, 2012)

The Sardinian International Ethnographic Film Festival (SIEFF) - Call for Films (Deadline: May 31, 2012)

Taos Institute WorldShare Books - Call for Submissions (Deadline: Open)

Previously Announced Open Calls and Conferences

New and Notable Open Access Qualitative Research Articles

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Lundgren, A. S., & Ljuslinder, K. (2011). The baby-boom is over and the ageing shock awaits: Populist media imagery in news-press representations of population ageing. International Journal of Ageing and Later Life, 6(2), 39-71. Full Text

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Russell, H. (2011). Later life ICT learners ageing well. International Journal of Ageing and Later Life, 6(2), 103-127. Full Text

Qualitative Research Employment Opportunities

Insights Research Director (MSL Group)

Market Research Analyst (Cleveland Clinic Foundation)

Marketing Research Project Manager Job (Capital One)

Qualitative Field Project Manager (Worldone)

Qualitative Research Consultant and Trainer, Social Science Research Lab (American University)

Research Director / Senior Research Director, Qualitative Research - Automotive (Los Angeles, CA)

Research Associate (East Carolina University)

Research Director (WSL Strategic Retail)

Research Coordinator Department of Surgery (Texas Children's Hospital)

Research Manager (NBC Universal)

Research Technologist (Qualitative Team Manager) (Pennsylvania State University)

Senior Research Scientist (Harvard University)

Social Science Research Assistant (Stanford University)

Qualitative Market Researcher (Bergen County, NJ)

New and Notable Open Access Qualitative Research Articles

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Sossou, M.-A. (2011). We do not enjoy equal political rights: Ghanaian women's perceptions on political participation in Ghana. SAGE Open, 1(1), 1-9. DOI: 10.1177/2158244011410715 Full Text

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Kodero, H. M. N., Misigo, B. L., Owino, E. A., & Simiyu, C. K. (2011). The salient characteristics of trained ineffective teachers in secondary schools in Kenya. SAGE Open, 1(3), 1-12. DOI: 10.1177/2158244011434102 Full Text

Online Graduate QR Certificate

TQR Fourth Annual Conference

Summer 2012 admission for the Graduate Certificate in Qualitative Research, a six course, 18 credit hour online program that prepares its graduates to understand and conduct qualitative research, is now open. Courses offered this summer include QRGP 6305 Qualitative Research Design and QRGP 6308 Writing Qualitative Research.

"Qualitative Research and Technology" is the theme for TQR2013! We are seeking paper, panel, and poster presentations. The submissions portal is now open and closes April 30, 2012. Please visit the new conference web site for more details.

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