Q Dissertation: Broderick on advanced cancer

Broderick, Fiona Elizabeth (2015). Exploring the traumatic impact of advanced cancer. Doctoral thesis (Clinical Psychology), Staffordshire and Keele Universities (UK). (Link: http://eprints.staffs.ac.uk/2235/1/Broderick%20Fiona%20Final.pdf) Abstract: People living with cancer can experience psychological distress and a sense of personal development. These two responses can be conceptualised within theories of post-traumatic stress (PTS) and post-traumatic growth (PTG), respectively. While… Read More

Q Bibliography: Zabala et al. on understanding perspectives in conservation research (previously reported in press)

Zabala, Aiora, Chris Sandbrook, & Nibedita Mukherjee (2018, October). When and how to use Q methodology to understand perspectives in conservation research. Conservation Biology, 32(5), 1185-1194. (Link: https://doi.org/10.1111/cobi.13123) Abstract: Understanding human perspectives is critical in a range of conservation contexts, for example, in overcoming conflicts or developing projects that are acceptable to relevant stakeholders. The… Read More

Q Bibliography: Rodríguez-Piñeros et al. on market values and Colombian forest legislation (previously reported as in press)

Rodríguez-Piñeros, Sandra, Oscar Martínez-Cortés, Liz Villarraga-Flórez, & Alejandra Ruíz-Díaz (2018, March). Timber market actors’ values on forest legislation: A case study from Colombia. Forest Policy and Economics, 88, 1-10. (Link: https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1389934116303185) Abstract: Tropical forest of the world is home of several species of flora and fauna and it serves as a source of income for… Read More

Q Bibliography: Mengesha et al. on providing sexual and reproductive health to refugee and migrant women (previously posted as in press)

Mengesha, Zelalem B., Janette Perz, Tinashe Dune, & Jane Ussher (2018, April). Challenges in the provision of sexual and reproductive health care to refugee and migrant women: A Q methodological study of health professional perspectives. Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health, 20(2), 307-316. (doi: 10.1007/s10903-017-0611-7) (Link: https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10903-017-0611-7) Abstract: This Q methodological study was conducted to… Read More

Q Bibliography: Mason et al. on Q and surveys to measure support for life-extending treatments (previously posted as in press)

Mason, Helen, Marissa Collins, Neil McHugh, Jon Godwin, Job Van Exel, Cam Donaldson, Rachel Baker (2018, May). Is “end of life” a special case? Connecting Q with survey methods to measure societal support for views on the value of life‐extending treatments. Health Economics, 27(5), 819-831. Abstract: Preference elicitation studies reporting societal views on the relative… Read More

Q Bibliography: Bischoff-Mattson et al. on indigenous cultural water in Australia’s Murray-Darling Basin (previously posted as in press)

Bischoff-Mattson, Zachary, Amanda H. Lynch, & Lee Joachim (2018). Justice, science, or collaboration: Divergent perspectives on Indigenous cultural water in Australia’s Murray–Darling Basin. Water Policy, 20(2), 235-251. (doi: 10.2166/wp.2018.145) (Link: https://doi.org/10.2166/wp.2018.145) Abstract: The concept of ‘Indigenous cultural water’ has emerged in Australia’s Murray–Darling Basin in the context of sweeping reforms to provide environmental water allocations… Read More

Q Bibliography: Alderson et al. on implementing new healthcare policies (previously posted as in press)

Alderson, Sarah, Robbie Foy, Louise Bryant, Shenaz Ahmed, & Allan House (2018, September). Using Q-methodology to guide the implementation of new healthcare policies. BMJ Quality & Safety, 27(9), 737-742. (Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjqs-2017-007380> Abstract: There are many challenges in the development, implementation and evaluation of healthcare policy. One challenge is understanding how different stakeholders view a particular… Read More

Q Bibliography: McLaughlin & Cutts on opposition to hydraulic fracturing (previously posted as in press)

McLaughlin, Danielle M., & Bethany B. Cutts (2018, August). Neither knowledge deficit nor NIMBY: Understanding opposition to hydraulic fracturing as a nuanced coalition in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania (USA). Environmental Management, 62(2), 305-322. (Link: https://doi.org/10.1007/s00267-018-1052-3) Abstract: The expansion of unconventional sources of natural gas across the world has generated public controversy surrounding fracking drilling methods. Public… Read More

Q Bibliography: Ahmed et al. on autonomous decision-making in antenatal genetic screening (previously posted as in press)

Ahmed, Shenaz, Huso Yi, Dong Dong, Jianfeng Zhu, Hussain Jafri, Yasmin Rashid, Olivia MY Ngan, & Mushtaq Ahmed (2018). Interpretations of autonomous decision-making in antenatal genetic screening among women in China, Hong Kong and Pakistan. European Journal of Human Genetics, 26(4), 495-504. (doi: https://doi.org/10.1038/s41431-017-0091-1) Abstract: The concept of informed choice for antenatal screening consists of… Read More

Q Bibliography: Zarns on Pentecostal church multiplication in Sweden

Zarns, Phil (2018, in press). Field research: Contemporary Swedish Pentecostal pastors, the Holy Spirit and church multiplication. Journal of the European Pentecostal Theological Association. (ePub in advance of print) (doi: 10.1080/18124461.2018.1507224) (Link: https://doi.org/10.1080/18124461.2018.1507224) Abstract: The Swedish Pentecostal Church, or Pingst, has been planting churches in Sweden since 1913. As the movement developed, church planting began… Read More