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Qualitative research in counseling psychology: A primer on research paradigms and philosophy of science
This article presents an overview of philosophy of science and research paradigms. The philosophy of science parameters of ontology, epistemology, axiology, rhetorical structure, and methodology areExpand
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A Revision of the Multicultural Counseling Awareness Scale
This article reports the results of 2 studies designed to test and revise the Multicultural Counseling Awareness Scale (J. G. Ponterotto et al., 1996). Collective results support the 2-factorExpand
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Racial Discrimination, Coping, Life Satisfaction, and Self‐Esteem Among African Americans
This article reports the results of a study that examined the coping strategies used by African Americans in managing the stressful effects of racism. A total of 213 participants (women, n = 137;Expand
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An Overview of Coefficient Alpha and a Reliability Matrix for Estimating Adequacy of Internal Consistency Coefficients with Psychological Research Measures
The present article addresses issues in reliability assessment that are often neglected in psychological research such as acceptable levels of internal consistency for research purposes, factorsExpand
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Development and Validation of the Index of Race-Related Stress (IRRS).
This article describes the development and validation of a measure of the stress experienced by African Americans as a result of their daily encounters with racism and discrimination. The Index ofExpand
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Brief Note on the Origins, Evolution, and Meaning of the Qualitative Research Concept "Thick Description"
The origins, cross-disciplinary evolution, and definition of "thick description" are reviewed. Despite its frequent use in the qualitative literature, the concept of "thick description" is oftenExpand
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Development and Initial Validation of the Quick Discrimination Index (QDI)
A series of empirical studies was conducted to develop and validate the Quick Discrimination Index (QDI), a 30-item, Likert-type self-report inventory. The QDI measures attitudes toward racialExpand
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Qualitative research in multicultural psychology: philosophical underpinnings, popular approaches, and ethical considerations.
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  • Sociology, Medicine
  • Cultural diversity & ethnic minority psychology
  • 1 October 2010
This article reviews the current and emerging status of qualitative research in psychology. The particular value of diverse philosophical paradigms and varied inquiry approaches to the advancement ofExpand
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Recommendations for Designing and Reviewing Qualitative Research in Psychology: Promoting Methodological Integrity
The current paper presents recommendations from the Task Force on Resources for the Publication of Qualitative Research of the Society for Qualitative Inquiry in Psychology, a section of Division 5Expand
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The Multigroup Ethnic Identity Measure (MEIM): Psychometric Review and Further Validity Testing
This article examines the psychometric strengths and limitations of a widely used measure of ethnic identity development: the Multigroup Ethnic Identity Measure (MEIM). A review of 12 studiesExpand
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