Q Bibliography: Molaei, Bosch-Rekveldt, & Bakker on project performance

Molaei, Maedeh, Marian Bosch-Rekveldt, & Hans Bakker (2019). Extending the view on project performance. Administrative Sciences, 9, art. 65. 18 pp. (Open Access) (doi: 10.3390/admsci9030065) (Link: https://www.mdpi.com/2076-3387/9/3/65) Abstract: The main aim of this study is to gain insights into project management professionals’ perception of how project success can be achieved. The Q-methodology was followed in… Read More

Q Bibliography: King & Carson (Eds.) on multilingual identities (book)

King, Lid & Lorna Carson (Eds.) (2017). Multilingual identities: A study of attitudes towards multilingualism in three European cities. London: Languages Company. 99 pp. (ISBN 978-0-9564256-4-5) (Link: https://www.languagescompany.com/wp-content/uploads/Three-Cities.pdf) From the Preface: A study in three cities (Sofia, Dublin and Krakow) using Concourse sampling (Q methodology) was carried out in order to explore the subjective disposition… Read More

Q Bibliography: Gauzente & Good on Q, Stephenson, and postdisciplinarity (book chapter)

Gauzente, Claire, & James M.M. Good (2020). Q methodology, William Stephenson and postdisciplinarity. In Tomas Pernecky (Ed.), Postdisciplinary knowledge (Chap. 9, pp. 165-182). Abingdon, UK, and New York: Routledge. 258 pp. ISBN: 978-0-367-17941-0 (cloth), $140.00; ISBN: 978-0-429-05856-1 (ebk), $54.95. (Book information: https://books.google.com/books?hl=en&lr=&id=IKKqDwAAQBAJ&oi=fnd&pg=PT199&ots=Xn75cRsJSQ&sig=FgLMFFISq6VSzt-AIRy5CUKX08g#v=onepage&q&f=false) (Book advertisement: https://www.routledge.com/Postdisciplinary-Knowledge-1st-Edition/Pernecky/p/book/9780429058561) Summary: Q methodology was developed in 1935 by William Stephenson,… Read More

Q Bibliography: Li, Petrini, & Stone on nursing students and peer tutoring

Li, Ting, Marcia Petrini, & Teresa Elizabeth Stone (2018, February). Baccalaureate nursing students’ perspectives of peer tutoring in simulation laboratory, A Q methodology study. Nurse Education Today, 61, 235-241. (doi: 10.1016/j.nedt.2017.12.001) (Link: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nedt.2017.12.001) Abstract: Objectives: The study aim was to identify the perceived perspectives of baccalaureate nursing students toward the peer tutoring in the simulation… Read More

Q Bibliography: Sorensen & Jorgensen on clothing preferences of millennials

Sorensen, Katelyn, & Jennifer Johnson Jorgensen (2019, September). Millennial perceptions of fast fashion and second-hand clothing: An exploration of clothing preferences using Q methodology. Social Sciences, 8(9), art. 244 (13 pp.). (Open Access) (doi:10.3390/socsci8090244) (Link: https://doi.org/10.3390/socsci8090244) Abstract: Millennials are becoming more conscientious of the products they buy, as well as the social and environmental implications… Read More

Q Bibliography: Man et al. on holistic management and systems thinking

Mann, Carolyn, John R. Parkins, Marney E. Isaac, & Kate Sherren (2019, August). Do practitioners of holistic management exhibit systems thinking? Ecology and Society 24(3), art. 19. (11 pp.) (Open Access) (doi: 10.5751/ES-11092-240319) (Link: https://doi.org/10.5751/ES-11092-240319) (Link: https://www.ecologyandsociety.org/vol24/iss3/art19/) Abstract: Holistic management (HM) is a decision-making framework, first developed in grazing systems, which combines intensive, rapid rotation… Read More

Q Bibliography: Baâdoudi et al. on preventive, patient-centered, and evidence-based oral healthcare

Baâdoudi, Fatiha, Job N.A. van Exel, Fatima M. Ali, Neal Maskrey, Geert J.M.G. van der Heijden, & Denise Duijster (2019). Perspectives of general dental practitioners on preventive, patient-centred, and evidence-based oral healthcare—A Q-methodology study. PLoS ONE, 14(8), e0219931. (Open Access) (Link: https://doi.org/10.1371/ journal.pone.0219931) Abstract: Objective: In the last 30 years, innovations in oral healthcare (OHC),… Read More

Q Bibliography: Kafait, Arentsen, & Lovett on power sector reform in Pakistan

Ullah, Kafait, Maarten J. Arentsen, & Jon C. Lovett (2017). Institutional determinants of power sector reform in Pakistan. Energy Policy, 102, 332-339. (Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.enpol.2016.12.019) Abstract: The electricity supply sector in Pakistan has performed poorly in recent years. Reforms were introduced in the mid-1990s to improve the sector, but progressed slowly with no significant impacts on… Read More

Q Bibliography: Nurhas, Geisler, & Pawlowski on design science research

Nurhas, Irawan, Stefan Geisler, & Jan M. Pawlowski (2019, August 14). Why should the Q-method be integrated into the design science research? A systematic mapping study. Presented at the Tenth Scandinavian Conference on Information Systems (SCIS2019), Nokia, Finland. 18 pp. (Link: https://aisel.aisnet.org/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1005&context=scis2019) (Link: https://repositorium.hs-ruhrwest.de/frontdoor/deliver/index/docId/567/file/Submitted-Version-SCIS2019-IN.pdf) Abstract: The Q-method has been utilized over time in various areas,… Read More

Q Bibliography: Wulff on prototypes of faith

Wulff, David M. (2019, in press). Prototypes of faith: Findings with the Faith Q‐Sort. Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion. (ePub in advance of print) (Link: https://doi.org/10.1111/jssr.12615) Abstract: Defining religion and finding ways to assess it in individual lives has long challenged psychologists of religion. At first, open‐ended questionnaires were used, but with the… Read More