Q Bibliography: Moser & Baulcomb on climate change adaptation and snow production

Moser, Deyshawn J., & Corinne Baulcomb (2020, February). Social perspectives on climate change adaptation, sustainable development, and artificial snow production: A Swiss case study using Q methodology. Environmental Science and Policy, 104, 98-106. (Open Access: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envsci.2019.10.001) Abstract: Climate change has reduced the snow cover in the Swiss Alps, negatively impacting the winter tourist sector. The… Read More

Q Bibliography: Nhem & Lee on community-based forestry in Cambodia (previously listed as in press)

Nhem, Sareth, & Young Jin Lee (2019, September). Using Q methodology to investigate the views of local experts on the sustainability of community-based forestry in Oddar Meanchey province, Cambodia. Forest Policy and Economics, 106, art. 101961. (https://doi.org/10.1016/j.forpol.2019.101961) Abstract: Deforestation has become an issue of public interest and sensitivity in Cambodia. Community-based forestry (CBF) and the… Read More

Q Bibliography: Nhem & Lee on governance in deforestation and degradation in Cambodia

Nhem, Sareth, & Young-jin Lee (2020, January). Exploring perspectives in assessing the quality of governance of the Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD+) pilot project in Cambodia: Use of Q methodology. Journal of Mountain Science, 17(1), 95-116. (doi: 10.1007/s11629-018-5301-y) (https://doi.org/10.1007/s11629-018-5301-y) Abstract: Public and policy makers alike are concerned about national and global deforestation… Read More

Q Bibliography: Gen on developing the Q sample and P set

Gen, Sheldon (2020). Developing the Q-sample and P-set in Q-methodology: An example from policy studies. SAGE Research Methods Cases [online]. London: Sage. (doi: https://dx.doi.org/10.4135/9781529716092) (Online ISBN: 9781529716092) Abstract: Q-methodology is an objective approach to analyze patterns of subjectivity on chosen topics. It combines semistructured interviews with an engaging structured exercise that guides respondents to sort… Read More

Q Bibliography: Gen & Wright on policy advocacy organizations

Gen, Sheldon, & Amy Conley Wright (2018). Strategies of policy advocacy organizations and their theoretical affinities: Evidence from Q methodology. Policy Studies Journal, 46(2), 298-326. Abstract: Policy advocacy is an increasingly important function for many nonprofit organizations, yet their advocacy activities have largely escaped theoretical grounding. The literature on nonprofits has described how they engage… Read More

Q Bibliography: Li on advisors’ perceptions in policymaking in Hong Kong

Li, Wei (2019, December). A comparative analysis of expert advisors’ role perceptions in policymaking: The case of Hong Kong, China. Journal of Comparative Policy Analysis: Research and Practice. (ePub in advance of print) (doi: 10.1080/13876988.2019.1699276) (Link: https://doi.org/10.1080/13876988.2019.1699276) Abstract: Using the Q method with a Hong Kong dataset, this paper identifies four types of expert advisors… Read More

Q Bibliography: Andrews et al. on early career marine scientists

Andrews, Evan J., Sarah Harper, Tim Cashion, Juliano Palacios-Abrantes, Jessica Blythe, Jack Daly, Sondra Eger, Carie Hoover, Nicolás Talloni-Alvarez, Louise Teh, Nathan Bennett, Graham Epstein, Christine Knott, Sarah L. Newell, & Charlotte K. Whitney (2020, January 14). Supporting early career researchers: Insights from interdisciplinary marine scientists. ICES [International Council for the Exploration of the Sea]… Read More

Q Bibliography: Garbellini et al. on the application of Q methodology in occupational therapy research

Garbellini, Simon, Melinda Randall, Michael Steele, Catherine Elliot, & Christine Imms (2020, January). Unpacking the application of Q methodology for use in occupational therapy research. Scandinavian Journal of Occupational Therapy. (ePub in advance of print) (doi: 10.1080/11038128.2019.1709542) (Link: https://doi.org/10.1080/11038128.2019.1709542) Abstract: Background: Occupational therapy research has not fully utilized available research methods when exploring occupational therapists’… Read More

Q Bibliography: Muddiman et al. on trainee views on being a good doctor

Muddiman, Esther, A. D. Bullock , J. M. Hampton , L. Allery , J. MacDonald , K. L. Webb, & L. Pugsley (2019). Disciplinary boundaries and integrating care: Using Q-methodology to understand trainee views on being a good doctor. BMC Medical Education, 19, art. 59. 10 pp. (https://doi.org/10.1186/s12909-019-1493-2) (Open access: https://bmcmededuc.biomedcentral.com/track/pdf/10.1186/s12909-019-1493-2) Abstract: Background: Rising numbers… Read More

Q Bibliography: Ghandour, Missud, & Knowles on current and goal self in anorexia nervosa

Ghandour, Bilal Mounir, Deborah Missud, & Abigail Knowles (2019). Current and goal self in anorexia nervosa. North American Journal of Psychology, 21(3), 675-692. Abstract: This study examines how women with past or present anorexia value perfectionism according to their current or goal view of self. Using Q sort methodology, thirteen women rank-ordered statements twice that… Read More