Q Bibliography: Brown on skills for the next generation of workers

Brown, Wilmon, III (2019, January). Guiding the path: Identified skills for educating the next generation of workers. Journal of Education for Business, 94(6), 400-407. (doi: 10.1080/08832323.2018.1541854) (https://doi.org/10.1080/08832323.2018.1541854) Abstract: The changing economy brings about new and exciting opportunities for emerging workers. Research shows that adolescents transitioning to adulthood are eager to enter the workforce and begin… Read More

Q Bibliography: Töpfer on religion and politics in Slovenia

Töpfer, Jochen (2019). The future relationship between religion and politics (in multi-religious societies of Europe): The perspective of religion in Slovenia. Znanost in družbe: Prihodnosti [Science and societies: The future] (Proceedings of the Slovenian Sociological Meeting, Bled, 18-19 October) (pp. 159-162). Ljubljana: Slovensko sociološko društvo [Slovenian Sociological Society]. Abstract: This article summarizes key findings from… Read More

Q Bibliography: Thuy et al. on students’ creative activity

Thuy, Bui Thi Le, Vyacheslav Kazarenkov, Van De Tran, Valeria Dorofeeva, & Nguyen Thi (2019). Use of Q-methodology for studying students’ creative activity. The European proceedings of social & behavioural sciences (International Scientific Conference “Social and Cultural Transformations in the Context of Modern Globalism”) (Vol. 76, No. 469, pp. 3492-3496). London: Future Academy. (Link: https://www.futureacademy.org.uk/files/images/upload/SCTCMG2019FA469.pdf)… Read More

Q Bibliography: Dodd, Courrégé, & Weed on the validity of the MMPI and the Youth Level of Service/Case Management Inventory

Dodd, Cody G., Seth C. Courrégé, & Nathan C. Weed (2019). Evaluating the descriptive validity of the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory–Adolescent-Restructured Form and the Youth Level of Service/Case Management Inventory in a rural sample of juvenile offenders. Applied Psychology in Criminal Justice, 15(2), 97-117. Abstract: Broadband assessment of personality and psychopathology may identify problems of… Read More

Q Bibliography: Li on public management reform

Li, Jiayuan (2019, December, in press). Evaluating the initial impact of a public management reform: A multiphase mixed methods investigation using Q methodology. Journal of Mixed Methods Research. (ePub in advance of print) (Link: https://doi.org/10.1177/1558689819885721) Abstract: While mixed methods researchers have witnessed growing interest in Q methodology, approaches for integration into a multiphase mixed methods… Read More

Q Bibliography: Danielson on environmental justice discourses

Danielson, Stentor (2019, October). Assessing discourses of environmental justice in the university classroom. Environmental Justice, 12(5), 212-217. (Link: https://doi.org/10.1089/env.2019.0004) (https://www.liebertpub.com/doi/full/10.1089/env.2019.0004) Abstract: Teaching environmental justice (EJ) in the university classroom requires an extensive focus on discourses about justice. Students must be familiarized with the various discourses that shape EJ conflicts, and given the tools to analyze… Read More

Q Bibliography: Jenks & Green on appraising the assessment process

Jenks, Viveka, & Abby Green (forthcoming). Appraisal of the curricular assessment process. Research and Practice in Assessment. Abstract: In higher education, many barriers exist to efficient outcomes assessment, one of which is the culture that exists within institutions and the perceptions of the faculty who are at the forefront of assessing student learning. It is… Read More

Q Bibliography: Dressel, Ericsson, & Sandström on social-ecological maps and wildlife management

Dressel, Sabrina, Göran Ericsson, & Camilla Sandström (2018, June). Mapping social-ecological systems to understand the challenges underlying wildlife management. Environmental Science & Policy, 84, 105-112. Abstract: A holistic understanding of the complex interactions between humans, wildlife, and habitats is essential for the design of sustainable wildlife policies. This challenging task requires innovative and interdisciplinary research… Read More

Q Bibliography: Chen on life insurance consumers

Chen, Shiou-Yu (2017, December). Typology of life insurance consumers: A Q-methodological study. International Journal of Revenue Management, 10(2), 120–134. (doi: 10.1504/IJRM.2018.10013078). Abstract: Life insurance has played an essential role of safeguarding the interest of people from loss and uncertainty, hence understanding the range of changing motivations and preferences of life insurance purchasing behaviors is a… Read More

Q Bibliography: Black, Kopke, & O’Mahony on plastics litter and the Irish marine environment

Black, Jeffrey E., Kathrin Kopke, & Cathal O’Mahony (2019, December). Towards a circular economy: Using stakeholder subjectivity to identify priorities, consensus, and conflict in the Irish EPS/XPS market. Sustainability, 11(23), art. 6834. (doi: 10.3390/su11236834) (Available for download at: https://www.mdpi.com/2071-1050/11/23/6834) Abstract: In European Seas, plastic litter from fishing activities, river transport, and poor waste management is… Read More