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Volume 18(47) - November 25, 2013

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TQR Volume 18 Article 93

TQR Volume 18 Article 94

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Me and Goldilocks…Searching for What Is "Just Right" in Trauma Research: An Autoethnography
Rosemary C. Reilly
Concordia University, Montréal, Québec, Canada

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Perceptions of Elementary Teachers Who Educate Linguistically Diverse Students
Renée A. Greenfield
University of Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, USA

Qualitative Research News and Notes

TQR2014 Featured Technology Presentation by Trena M Paulus and Jessica N. Lester Announced

Save The Date: TQR2014 Pre-Conference Event: "An Evening with The Taos Institute" - January 16, 2014

RW Connect Blog: "Global Qualitative Tools Emerge"

Free Range Research Blog: "On Postapocalyptic Research Methods and Failures, Honesty and Progress in Research"

Putting People First: "The Future of the Workplace: Through an Ethnographer's Eyes"

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Synthetic Zero: "Ethnography of and as Prototyping Culture, George Marcus"

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UX Mastery: "Better User Research through Surveys"

GreenBook Blog: "Where Do the New Ideas for Market Research Approaches Come From?"

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Tufts Roundtable Commons: "Who Is Oppressed? A Question for Researchers"

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Valuing Evaluation: Why Should We Develop an Evaluation Culture?
Martha Snyder
Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA

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

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

Qualitative 360 North America Conference - Call for Papers (Deadline: November 30, 2014)

Forthcoming Edited Book Modern Societal Impacts of the Model Minority Stereotype - Call for Chapter Proposals (Deadline: November 30, 2013)

Tenth International Congress of Qualitative Inquiry - Call for Submissions (Deadline: December 1, 2013)

Qualitative Psychology: Critical and Post-Structural Possibilities Pre-Conference and Special Interest Group at the 10th International Congress on Qualitative Inquiry - Call for Abstracts (Deadline: December 1, 2013)

4th Humor Research Conference 2014: "Intercultural and Cross-Cultural Humor" - Call for Abstracts (Deadline: December 1, 2013)

Doing Autoethnography 2014 - Call for Papers (New Deadline: December 15, 2013)

13th Annual Advances in Qualitative Methods (AQM) Conference: "Progressing Applied Qualitative Research" - Call for Submissions (Deadline Opens January 10, 2014)

Thinking Qualitatively Workshop Series: 14th Annual Thinking Qualitatively (TQ) Workshop Series - Call for Abstracts (Deadline Opens January 10, 2014)

30th Pacific Rim International Conference on Disability and Diversity - Call for Proposals (Deadline: January 31, 2014)

13th Participatory Design Conference (PDC 2014): "Reflecting Connectedness" - Call for Contributions (Deadline: Full Paper - February 28, 2014; Others Submissions - March 10, 2014)

Qualitative Market Research Special Issue: "Journey to the West": Rethinking the Role of Asian Business and Consumer Culture in the Global Marketplace - Call for Papers (Deadline: August 1, 2014)

Urban Education Studies Series - Call for Book Proposals (Deadline: Open)

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

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Online Graduate QR Certificate

TQR2014 - Fifth Annual Conference

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Winter 2014 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 winter are QRGP 6301 Qualitative Data Collection, QRGP 6303 Qualitative Data Analysis II, and our new elective - QRGP 6310: Autoethnography. Classes begin January 6, 2014.

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The TQR2014 Home Page is now open! The theme for our fifth annual conference is "Qualitative Research Artistry and Craft." The two-day event will feature over 75 presentations. Registration will open October 1, 2014. Please visit the new conference web site for more details. This week's featured presentations are by James Bernauer, Marilyn Lichtman, and Valery Keibler and by Brianna Kent, Sandrine Gaillard-Kenney, and Aerial Kirtley.

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