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Contemplative Qualitative Inquiry free pdf Qualitative researchers incorporate the principles of holism, storytelling, ethics, body and mind links, relational focus, and creativity as key features of their practice. So do practitioners of Zen Buddhism. Leading qualitative researcher Valerie J. Janesick describes how qualitative inquiry can be informed and improved through an understanding of Zen principles. She calls for a contemplative qualitative inquiry that draws on the understandings of both East and West. In the book, she: explains how key Zen principles of impermanence, non-self, and nirvana apply to qualitative research projects advocates important Zen-based practices of meditation, journaling, and poetic thinking presents Zen stories, meditation techniques, and writing exercises to improve research practice

About Valerie J. Janesick

Valerie J. Janesick (Ph.D. Michigan State University) is Professor of Educational Leadership

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Author : Valerie J. Janesick
Publisher : Left Coast Press Inc
Data Published : 30 October 2015
ISBN : 1611329558
EAN : 9781611329551
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 200 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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