This book is a compendium of papers presented at the International Congress of Qualitative Inquiry from 2005 to the present. It serves as a call to arms for critical researchers, to engage deeply with theory and praxis, directing their efforts against our conservative neo-liberal culture. The book is suitable for academics and students alike and will not disappoint in its capacity to perturb and challenge.


Theory, Social Justice, Critical Inquiry

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Paul Rhodes is Associate Professor of Clinical Psychology at the University of Sydney, Australia where he specialises in qualitative inquiry in family therapy, eating disorders, developmental disabilities and professional issues in psychology. He is concerned to advocate for relational and narrative conceptualisations of distress, therapy and recovery.

Correspondence regarding this book review can be addressed directly to: Paul Rhodes at, p.rhodes@sydney.edu.au.

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