Q Bibliography: Brown on political decision making (previously posted as in press)

Brown, Steven R. (2019). Q methodology in research on political decision making. In David P. Redlawsk (Ed.), Oxford research encyclopedia of politics. New York: Oxford University Press. (doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acrefore/9780190228637.013.980) Abstract: Q methodology was innovated in 1935 and has evolved to become the most elaborate philosophical, conceptual, and technical means for the systematic study of subjectivity… Read More

Q Bibliography: Brouwer et al. on educational research by teachers (research report in Dutch)

Brouwer, Patricia, Carlos van Kan, Ben Smit, Wilfried Admiraal, Jacqueline van Swet, Lia Spreeuwenberg, Frank de Jong, Hans Asbreuk, Truda Kruijer, & Leontien van den Berg (2018). Van masterstudent naar masterdocent. Onderzoek naar de betekenis van onderwijsonderzoek door docenten [Master student to master teacher: Research into the significance of educational research by teachers] (Technical Report,… Read More

Q Bibliography: Jaligot & Chenal on ecosystem services in spatial planning

Jaligot, Rémi, & Jérôme Chenal (2019, July). Stakeholders’ perspectives to support the integration of ecosystem services in spatial planning in Switzerland. Environments, 6(8), art. 88 (16 pp.). (doi: 10.3390/environments6080088) (Link: https://doi.org/10.3390/environments6080088) Abstract: Integrating the concept of ecosystem services (ES) into spatial planning is an opportunity to make land use and management choices that maximize the… Read More

Q Bibliography: Valliere on national culture and entrepreneurship

Valliere, Dave (2019). Refining national culture and entrepreneurship: The role of subcultural variation. Journal of Global Entrepreneurship Research, 9, art. 47, 22 pp. (Open Access) (https://doi.org/10.1186/s40497-019-0172-4) (Link: https://journal-jger.springeropen.com/articles/10.1186/s40497-019-0172-4) Abstract: This study investigates attitudes towards entrepreneurship within a national culture. The effects of culture represent the most significant and unexplored factor in current theories of entrepreneurial… Read More

Q Bibliography: Duffy, Rickard, & Grosswiler on aquaculture news selection

Duffy, Kevin P., Laura N. Rickard, & Paul Grosswiler (2019, July). Routine influences on aquaculture news selection: A Q method study with New England journalists. Science Communication. (ePub in advance of print) (doi: 10.1177/1075547019862554) (https://doi.org/10.1177/1075547019862554) Abstract: Environmental journalists, as gatekeepers, often become arbiters of risk and benefit information. This study explores how their routine news… Read More

Q Bibliography: LaFleur et al. on health care for children with disabilities

LaFleur, Rachel C., Stephen Truscott, Emily Graybill, Mark Crenshaw, & Daniel Crimmins (2018). Improving culturally congruent health care for children with disabilities: Stakeholder perspectives of cultural competence training in an interdisciplinary leadership training program. Journal of Transcultural Nursing, 29(1), 101-111. (doi: 10.1177/1043659617699065) (Link: https://doi.org/10.1177/1043659617699065) Abstract Introduction: Racially/ethnically diverse children with disabilities experience increased risk for… Read More

Q Bibliography: Summak & Kalman on decision-making during change in schools

Summak, Mehmet Semih, & Mahmut Kalman (2019, July). A Q-methodological analysis of school principals’ decision-making strategies during the change process at schools. Center for Educational Policy Studies Journal. 22 pp. (ePub in advance of print) (doi: 10.26529/cepsj.527) (Link: https://www.researchgate.net/publication/334244016_A_Q-Methodological_Analysis_of_School_Principals‘_Decision-Making_Strategies_during_the_Change_Process_at_Schools) Abstract: The purpose of the research was to explore the decision-making strategies that school principals employ… Read More

Q Bibliography: Scott, Kallis, & Zografos on why environmentalists eat meat

Scott, Evon, Giorgos Kallis, & Christos Zografos (2019). Why environmentalists eat meat. PLoS ONE, 14(7), e0219607. (Link: https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0219607) Abstract: Why do people who care about the environment adopt behaviours that are not consistent with their beliefs? Previous studies approach this as a case of cognitive dissonance, researchers looking into the strategies through which people reduce… Read More

Q Bibliography: Kenward on developing a framework for concourse management (previously listed as in press)

Kenward, Linda (2019, March 18). A literature review to guide novice researchers using Q methodology in the development of a framework for concourse management. Nurse Researcher, 27(1), 17-21. (doi: 10.7748/nr.2019.e1616) Abstract: Background: For novice Q methodology researchers, the development of the concourse is challenging. This challenge is exacerbated by the paucity of literature focusing on… Read More

Q Bibliography: Lee, Chang, & Kim on particulate matter policy in Korea

Lee, Hyunji, Insu Chang, & Brian H. S. Kim (2019, in press). Specialist perception on particulate matter policy in Korea: Causal relationship analysis with Q-methodology and system thinking. Annals of Regional Science. (doi: 10.1007/s00168-019-00923-0) (Link: https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00168-019-00923-0) Abstract: The particulate matter (PM) concentration level in Korea is one of the highest among OECD countries and raises… Read More