Q Bibliography: Bang et al. on cancer-related fatigue

Bang, Ho Yoon, Eun Ja Yeun, Eunmi Ham, Misoon Jeon, & Jeong Hwa An (2016). Perceptions about cancer-related fatigue among cancer patients using Q methodology. European Journal of Oncology Nursing, 20, 64-70. Abstract: Purpose: Cancer-related fatigue (CRF) is a common subjective feeling and disabling symptom complex experienced by patients with cancer. This study aimed to… Read More

Q Bibliography: Hugé et al. on discourses about the Malaysian Matang Mangrove Forest

Hugé, Jean, Katherine Vande Velde, Francisco Benitez-Capistros, Jan Harold Japay, Behara Satyanarayana, Mohammad Nazrin Ishak, Melissa Quispe-Zuniga, Bin Husain Mohd Lokman, Ibrahim Sulong, Nico Koedam, & Farid Dahdouh-Guebas (2016 December). Mapping discourses using Q methodology in Matang Mangrove Forest, Malaysia. Journal of Environmental Management, 183(3), 988-997. (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jenvman.2016.09.046) Abstract: The sustainable management of natural resources requires… Read More

Q BIBLIOGRAPHY: Nilsson on holistic intentionalism vs. interactionist mechanism in person-oriented research

Nilsson, Artur (2015). Disentangling the holism of intentional systems from the interactionism of mechanistic systems in person-oriented research. Journal for Person-Oriented Research, 1(3), 171-183. doi: 10.17505/jpor.2015.18 Abstract: A key assumption in the person-oriented approach is that a person must be understood as a complex, integrated system, represented by patterns of within-person variation rather than scores… Read More

Q BIBLIOGRAPHY: Uluğ & Cohrs on the conflict ethos in the Kurdish conflict

Uluğ, Özden Melis, & J. Christopher Cohrs (2017). Examining the ethos of conflict by exploring lay people’s representations of the Kurdish conflict in Turkey. Conflict Management and Peace Science, (doi: 10.1177/0738894216674969) (Accessible https://doi.org/10.1177/0738894216674969) Abstract: Societies in conflicts develop an ‘ethos of conflict’, a set of socially shared beliefs about the conflict. We argue that the… Read More

Q Bibliography: Munoz-Blanco and Padilla Vargas on interbehavioral study of creativity

Munoz-Blanco, Maria I., & Maria Antonia Padilla Vargas (2017). Utilizing Q-methodology for the study of the behavior of the audience of creativity. International Journal of Psychological Studies, 9(2), 67-81. Abstract: The study of creativity from the standpoint of the audience (e.g., any person that assesses a product as creative) has not been addressed yet from… Read More

Q Bibliography: Fluckinger on Big Five measurement and social desirability

Fluckinger, Chris D. (2014, August 9). Big Five measurement via Q-sort: An alternative method for constraining socially desirable responding. SAGE Open, 4(3). (Accessible at http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/10.1177/2158244014547196) Abstract: Socially desirable responding presents a difficult challenge in measuring personality. I tested whether a partially ipsative measure—a normatively scored Q-sort containing traditional Big Five items—would produce personality scores indicative… Read More

Q Bibliography: Lansing on forestry stakeholders in Costa Rica

Lansing, David M. (2013). Not all baselines are created equal: A Q methodology analysis of stakeholder perspectives of additionality in a carbon forestry offset project in Costa Rica. Global Environmental Change, 23(3), 654-663. (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gloenvcha.2013.02.005) Abstract: This paper uses a Q methodology for analyzing actor subjectivity in order to examine the extent to which differently situated… Read More

Q Bibliography: Jenkins on perspectives of mining development

Jenkins, Jeffrey S. (2017). Rare earth at Bearlodge: Anthropocentric and biocentric perspectives of mining development in a multiple use landscape. Journal of Environmental Studies and Sciences, ePublication prior to print (doi 10.1007/s13412-016-0412-7) Abstract: Multiple use livelihoods and recreational activities provide important economic opportunities for communities throughout the American West, especially in rural areas where public… Read More

Q Dissertation: Jenkins on mineral development, use management, and socio-ecological values

Jenkins, Jeffrey S. (2016). Rare earth at Bearlodge: Extractive mineral development, multiple use management, and socio-ecological values in the American West. Doctoral dissertation (Environmental Studies), University of California, Santa Cruz. Abstract: Mining is recognized as the “highest and best use” of U.S. Forest Service lands that are also designated for multiple use through statutes that… Read More

Q Dissertation: Apanecatl-Ibarra on views of the research university

Apanecatl-Ibarra, Édgar (2016). Exploring the views of American, international, and Mexican students of the Anglo Saxon model of the research university: A Q methodology study. Doctoral dissertation (Educational Leadership and Policy Studies), Oklahoma State University. Abstract: The purpose of this Q methodological study was to explore the views of three groups of graduate students concerning… Read More