The Qualitative Report
A weekly online journal dedicated to qualitative research since 1990
ISSN 1052-0147

Volume 19(12) - March 24, 2014

Published by Nova Southeastern University

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Representations of Middle Age in Comedy Film: A Critical Discourse Analysis
Margaret Gatling, Jane Mills, and David Lindsay
James Cook University, Cairns, Queensland, Australia

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Academic Staff Perceptions of Factors Underlying Program Completion by Australian Indigenous Nursing Students
Roianne West (Griffith University, Townsville, Queensland, Australia), Kim Usher (University of New England, Armidale, Australia), Kim Foster (The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia), and Lee Stewart (James Cook University, Townsville, Queensland, Australia)


Qualitative Research News and Notes

TQR's First Book - The Edward Bliss Emerson Journal Project: Qualitative Research by a Non-Hierarchical Team - Coming in April

TQR Mobile and Cloud Qualitative Research Apps Resource Update: Skitch and Sticky

TQR Seeking New Editorial Board Members and Apprentices

TQR Names New Editorial Board Members

Qualitative Research with HyperRESEARCH Software for Qualitative Analysis: Schedule of Free Online Webinars for March and April 2014 Now Available

NVivo and TranscribeMe Partner to Transform Audio and Video Analysis

Research Design Review: "Finding Meaning: 4 Reasons Why Qualitative Researchers Miss Meaning"

QualBlog: "The Qualitative Explosion"

Burke Institute's Research Revelations: "Master Crafting Qualitative Basics"

The Anthropologist in the Stacks: "The Mixed-Method, Interdisciplinary Library"

Ava Lindberg's Secrets and Synchronicities Blog: "Big Data and Big Qualitative"

Research Access: "The True Meaning of Survey Representativity"

Savage Minds: "Ontology and Wonder: An Interview with Michael W. Scott"

GreenBook Blog: "Market Research and Mobile Self-Ethnography - An Interview with Siamack Salari"

Ethnography Matters: "Falling In: How Ethnography Happened to Me and What I've Learned from It"

The Relationship between Fiction and Nonfiction: Patricia Leavy's Journey Writing Women's Stories

examiner.com Interview with Patricia Leavy on Gender & Pop Culture: A Text-Reader

Sense Publishers Releases Latest Book in Teaching Gender Series - Adrienne Trier-Bieniek and Patricia Leavy's Gender & Pop Culture: A Text-Reader

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A's for Everyone: The Effect of Student Consumerism in the Post-Secondary Classroom
Anthony D. Plunkett
Harrison College, Indianapolis, Indiana, 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.

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

2014 International Visual Sociology Association (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA): "Visual Dialogues in Postindustrial Societies: Transforming the Gaze" - Call for Papers (Extended Deadline: March 29, 2014)

Journal of Video Ethnography Premier Issue - Call for Submissions (Deadline: March 31, 2014)

British Sociological Association Applied Qualitative Health Research Special Interest Group One Day Symposium (Newcastle University, UK) - Call for Papers (Deadline: March 31, 2014)

ESOMAR Global Qualitative 2014 (Venice, Italy): "Research Renaissance" - Call for Speakers (Deadline: May 2, 2014)

Journal of Family Studies Special Issue: "What Can Qualitative Research Contribute to Work and Family Policy?" - Call for Abstracts (Deadline: May 30, 2014)

Qualitative Research International Summer School (Bristol, UK) - Call for Participation (Deadline: July 21, 2014)

Journal of Family Theory & Review Special Issue: "Innovative Methodologies in Family Scholarship" - Call for Papers (Deadline: August 1, 2014)

Ninth Annual Grounded Theory Jamboree (Calgary, Alberta, Canada) - Call for Participants (Deadline: August 6, 2014)

WG 9.4: Social Implications of Computers in Developing Countries (Sri Lanka): "The Data Revolution in International Development" Track - Call for Papers (Deadline: October 3, 2014)

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

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

Previously Announced Open Calls and Conferences

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Online Graduate QR Certificate

TQR2015 - Sixth Annual Conference - Jan. 9-10, 2015

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Summer 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 summer are QRGP 6305 Qualitative Research Design and QRGP 6304 Appraising Qualitative Research. Classes begin May 12, 2014.

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The TQR2015 Home Page is now open! The theme for our sixth annual conference is "Transforming Qualitative Research." The two-day event will feature two plenary addresses, in-depth workshops, panels, and paper presentations. Submission portal is open from February 1 to April 30, 2014, so please visit our conference web site for more details.

Conflict Resolution Certificate Program

Qualitative Research Employment Opportunities

Assistant Professor(s), Psychology (Notre Dame of Maryland University)

Associate/Full Professor of Educational Research (Georgia Regents University)

Director of Assessment (Springfield Technical Community College)

Postdoctoral Research Fellow (Harvard University)

Research Aide III (Cornell University)

Research Assistant I (MD Anderson)

Research Analyst (NBC)

Research Project Coordnator II (Represented by URA-AFT) (Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey)

Research Analyst (NBC)

Research Associate (University of California San Francisco)

Research Associate (University of Delaware)

Research Lead (Sylver Consulting)

Staff Associate (PT) - Institutional Research, Planning & Assessment (Bristol Community College)

Vice Chancellor of Institutional Effectiveness & Innovation (South Louisiana Community College)

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