The Qualitative Report

The Qualitative Report (ISSN 1052-0147) is a peer-reviewed, on-line monthly journal devoted to writing and discussion of and about qualitative, critical, action, and collaborative inquiry and research. The Qualitative Report, the oldest multidisciplinary qualitative research journal in the world, serves as a forum and sounding board for researchers, scholars, practitioners, and other reflective-minded individuals who are passionate about ideas, methods, and analyses permeating qualitative, action, collaborative, and critical study. These pages are open to a variety of forms: original, scholarly activity such as qualitative research studies, critical commentaries, editorials, or debates concerning pertinent issues and topics; news of networking and research possibilities; and other sorts of journalistic and literary shapes which may interest and pique readers.

Current Issue: Volume 20, Issue 11 (November 2015)



Sampling in Qualitative Research: Insights from an Overview of the Methods Literature
Stephen J. Gentles, Cathy Charles, Jenny Ploeg, and K. Ann McKibbon


The Mechanisms of Moral Disengagement in George W. Bush’s “War on Terror” Rhetoric
Stefan Cartledge, Lorraine Bowman-Grieve, and Marek Palasinski

Book Reviews

How To Articles


Engaging Young Fathers in Research through Photo-Interviewing
Nicolette Sopcak, Maria Mayan, and Berna J. Skrypnek