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

Volume 19(7) - February 17, 2014

Published by Nova Southeastern University

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TQR Volume 19 Article 13

TQR Volume 19 Article 14

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Graduating Black Males: A Generic Qualitative Study
Edward E. Bell
Independent Researcher, Raleigh, North Carolina, USA

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One Step at a Time: A Journey of Hope, Inspiration, and Determination
Melinda Hermanns and Barbara K. Haas
The University of Texas at Tyler, Tyler, Texas, USA


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TQR Seeking New Editorial Board Members and Apprentices

TQR Appoints Alexander Geimer and Jessica Gullion as New Editorial Board Members

Ethnography Matters: "A Case Study on Inclusive Design: Ethnography and Energy Use"

Ethnography Matters: "An Interview with Anthropologist Danny Miller about His Latest Research on Social Media and Hospices"

Ethnography Matters: "Funny Money: An Ethnography of Local Currencies"

Qualitative Political Communication Research: "'I See Research as a Pragmatic Endeavor Designed to Answer Questions about How the World Works' - ICA QualPolComm Preview Interview"

American Educational Research Association Qualitative Research SIG Announces 2014 Outstanding Book Award Winner

EPIC Ethnographic Praxis in Industry Conference (EPIC 2013) Digital Proceedings and Papers Now Available Online

New MAXQDA and MAXQDAplus Versions for Mac Released

Anthropology News: "The Value of Ethnographic Methods Classes"

Sociology For Nerds: "Thoughts on the Great Divide: Quantitative and Qualitative Methods"

Canadian Lawyer: "Translating Legal Research Skills into Marketing Competitive Intelligence"

The Real Pincushion: "Building the 'New Data Science of Learning' - #eli2014 Reflections"

Putting People First: "Qualitative 360 Asia Pacific 2013 Videos Now Online"

GreenBook Blog: "What Do Marketing Scientists Really Do?"

GreenBook Blog: "The Power of Experiencing Disruptive Technology First Hand"

Social Fictions Arts-Based Research Series Releases Jessica Smartt Gullion's October Birds: A Novel about Pandemic Influenza, Infection Control, and First Responders

Social Fictions Arts-Based Research Series Releases Lojo Simon and Anita Simons' Heartland: A Historical Drama about the Internment of German-Americans in the United States during World War II

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Researching Children's Lives and Social Situations with Respect and Integrity
Dudu Jankie
University of Botswana

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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

13th Annual Advances in Qualitative Methods Conference: "Progressing Applied Qualitative Research" (Edmonton, Alberta, Canada) - Call for Abstracts (Deadline Extension: February 27, 2014)

14th Annual Thinking Qualitatively Workshop Series (Edmonton, Alberta, Canada) - Call for Abstracts (Deadline Extension: February 27, 2014)

30th Pacific Rim International Conference on Disability and Diversity (Honolulu, Hawai'I, USA) - Call for Proposals (Deadline Extension: February 20, 2014)

2014 International Visual Sociology Association (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA): "Visual Dialogues in Postindustrial Societies: Transforming the Gaze" - Call for Papers (Deadline: March 15, 2014)

2nd International Scientific Conference (Moscow, Russia): "Discourse as Social Practice: Priorities and Prospects" - Call for Papers (Deadline: March 30, 2014)

36th Annual Society for Descriptive Psychology Meeting (Golden, Colorado, USA): "Steps Toward a Conceptually Adequate Human Science" - Call for Papers and Presentations (Deadline: April 1, 2014)

Digital Journalism Special Issue: "Research Methods in an Age of Digital Journalism" - Call for Papers (Deadline: April 30, 2014)

Proposed Book: "Social Writing/Social Media: Pedagogy, Presentation, and Publics" - Call for Abstracts (Deadline: June 15, 2014)

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

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

Student Anthropologist: "Visual Tales from the Field" - Call for Cover Photographs (Deadline: Open)

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

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 open from February 1 to April 30, 2014, so please visit our conference web site for more details.

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Director, Planning & Analysis (University of South Florida)

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Research Analyst (NBC)

Research Analyst (Internship, PT, FT) (Clearci)

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Senior Qualitative Market Researcher (ZS Associates)

Senior Director - Business Insights & Research - USA (Gridapp Systems)

Senior Research Coordinator, Behavioral Science (MD Anderson Cancer Center)

UX Researcher (Peterson Technology Partners)

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