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A Return to Methodological Commitment: Reflections on Narrative Inquiry
In the 25 years since narrative inquiry emerged as a social science research methodology, it has been rapidly taken up in the social sciences. In what is sometimes called a “narrative revolution,”Expand
Competence and competency-based nursing education: finding our way through the issues.
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This paper will disentangle these terms and critique the use of competence frameworks in nursing education, finding that the notion of competence, despite its global popularity, has flaws. Expand
Narrative Inquiry as Pedagogy in Education
In a fractured age, when cynicism is god, here is a possible heresy: we live by stories, we also live in them. One way or another we are living the stories planted in us early or—knowingly orExpand
The Encounters and Challenges of Ethnography as a Methodology in Health Research
Medical anthropology has existed since the early 1960s, and the encounters of ethnography in health research are recent. We will trace key historical markers and highlight several ethnographicExpand
The Experiences of Advanced Placement and International Baccalaureate Diploma Program Participants
Enriched high school curricula like the Advanced Placement and International Baccalaureate Diploma programs are endorsed as “pathway programs” for postsecondary-bound students. Program participationExpand
Composing Lives in Transition: A Narrative Inquiry into the Experiences of Early School Leavers
Composing Lives in Transition: A Narrative Inquiry into the Experiences of Early School Leavers is structured around ten narrative accounts, each one offering glimpses into the lives of early schoolExpand
Visualizing community: understanding narrative inquiry as action research
Throughout the school year I invited children in a Grade Two/Three learning strategies classroom to participate in a visual narrative inquiry. The intention was to explore children’s knowledge ofExpand
What is left unsaid: an interpretive description of the information needs of parents of children with asthma.
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These parents' pervasive unmet information needs and deficits highlight the need for comprehensive, problem-oriented asthma education. Expand
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