Participatory Qualitative Research Methodologies in Health

Participatory Qualitative Research Methodologies in Health

By: Pranee Liamputtong (editor), Gina Higginbottom (editor)Paperback

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This guide to the essentials of doing participatory methods in a broad range of health contexts covers all of the stages of the research process, from research design right through to dissemination. With chapters from international contributors, each with many years' experience using participatory qualitative approaches, it provides guidance on. - Ethical issues in Participatory Research - Designing and conduction Participatory Research projects - Data management and analysis - Researching with different populations - New technologies Packed full of up to date and engaging case studies, Participatory Qualitative Research Methodologies in Health offers a wide range of perspectives and voices on the practicalities and theoretical issues involved in conducting participatory research today. It is the ideal resource for students and researchers embarking upon a participatory research project.

About Author

Gina Higginbottom holds a Tier II Canada Research Chair in Ethnicity and Health and is Professor in the Faculty of Nursing, at the University of Alberta. Gina's research portfolio focuses on ethnic minority populations and immigrant health using participatory models of research and ethnography. She has a particular focus on the broad issue of social exclusion and equity in health care, lay understandings of health and illness. A second theme in her research portfolio has focused on maternal health and well being including parenting issues, early parenthood and postnatal depression in different ethnic minority groups. Gina has been Principal Investigator on 17 nationally and internationally funded qualitative research studies, currently she holds three Canadian Institute for Health grants. Gina is Assistant Editor of Ethnicity and Health journal and co-chair of the IIQM's 2013 Thinking Qualitative Conference 2013 and an Affiliate Scholar of IIQM as well as an advisory board member of IIQM. Gina is an experienced educator with a professional teaching qualification who has facilitated many undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs in the UK and Canada. Professor Pranee Liamputtong is professor of public health, at the School of Science and Health, Western Sydney University, Australia. Her particular interests include issues related to cultural and social influences on childbearing, childrearing, motherhood, infant feeding practices, and reproductive and sexual health. Her current research also includes HIV/AIDS, breast cancer, and sexuality. She has published several books and a large number of papers in these areas. She is a qualitative researcher, and written and edited a number of research method books. Two of her methods books have been adopted widely nationally and internationally, and these include Qualitative Research Methods, 4th ed (Oxford University Press, 2013), and Research Methods in Health: Foundations for Evidence-Based Practice (Oxford University Press, 2010, 2013, 2017).


Chapter 1: What is Participatory Research? Why do it? - Gina Higginbottom and Pranee Liamputtong Chapter 2: Addressing Ethical Issues in PR: The Primacy of Relationship - Wendy Austin Chapter 3: Designing Participatory Research Projects - Helen Vallianatos, Emina Hadziabdic and Gina Higginbottom Chapter 4: Data Management, Analysis and Interpretation - Gina Higginbottom Chapter 5: Drawing Conclusions from Your Research - Gina Higginbottom and Sophie Yohani Chapter 6: Engaging Older People in Participatory Research - Pranee Liamputtong and Gina Higginbottom Chapter 7: Involving Children and Youth in Participatory Research - Diane Conrad, Bryan Hogeveen, Joanne Minaker, Mildred Masimira and Daena Crosby Chapter 8: Conceptualising Inclusive Research - A Participatory Research Approach with People with Intellectual Disability: Paradigm or Method? - Christine Bigby and Patsie Frawley Chapter 9: Diverse Ethno-cultural Groups and the Use of Participatory Research - Gina Higginbottom and Pranee Liamputtong Chapter 10: The Relationship Between Engaged Scholarship, Knowledge Translation, and Participatory Research - Sarah Bowen Chapter 11: Community-University Partnerships: A Case Study - Sherry Ann Chapman Chapter 12: Information and Communications Technologies and the Potentials for Participatory Research - Chris Atchison

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  • ISBN13: 9781446259078
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 264
  • ID: 9781446259078
  • weight: 450
  • ISBN10: 1446259072

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