International Journal of Qualitative Methods

The International Journal of Qualitative Methods (ISSN: 16094069) is a peer reviewed journal published as an open annual volume (formerly quarterly), web-based journal by the International Institute for Qualitative Methodology at the University of Alberta, Canada, and its international affiliates. Our goals are to advance the development of qualitative methods, and to disseminate methodological knowledge to the broadest possible community of academics, students, and professionals who undertake qualitative research. IJQM provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research available free to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge. This open access is funded by an article processing fee. IJQM is widely indexed and has an impact factor (2013: 0.357).

Vol 14 (2015)

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Cecile Naomi Gerwel Proches South Africa, Shamim Bodhanya South Africa
Alexander Geimer Germany
Michael Thomas Hayes United States, Pauline Sameshima Canada, Francene Watson United States
Samantha Hurst, PhD, MA United States, Oyedunni S. Arulogun, PhD, MPH Nigeria, Mayowa O. Owolabi, MBBS, MSc, DM, FMCP Nigeria, Rufus Akinyemi, MBBS, MSc, MWACP, FMCP Nigeria, Ezinne Uvere, MPH Nigeria, Stephanie Warth, BS United States, Bruce Ovbiagele, MD, MSc, MAS United States