Creative Spaces for Qualitative Researching

Living Research

  • Joy Higgs
  • Angie Titchen
  • Debbie Horsfall
  • Donna Bridges

Part of the Practice, Education, Work and Society book series (PEWS, volume 5)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Researching Living Practices

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Stephen Loftus, Joy Higgs AM, Franziska Trede
      Pages 3-12
    3. Nita Cherry, Joy Higgs AM
      Pages 13-22
    4. Anne Croker, Julie-Anne Tooth
      Pages 23-32
  3. Doing Creative Research

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 33-33
    2. Angie Titchen, Debbie Horsfall
      Pages 35-44
    3. Debbie Horsfall, Joy Higgs AM
      Pages 45-54
    4. Anna Park Lala, Elizabeth Anne Kinsella
      Pages 77-86
    5. Debbie Horsfall, Joy Higgs AM
      Pages 97-104
    6. Narelle Patton, Joy Higgs AM, Megan Smith
      Pages 115-124
    7. Shanon Phelan, Elizabeth Anne Kinsella
      Pages 125-134
    8. Donna Bridges, Debbie Horsfall
      Pages 135-144
  4. Being A Creative Researcher

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 145-145
    2. Angie Titchen, Theo Niessen
      Pages 147-158
    3. Nicole Mockler
      Pages 159-168
    4. Julia Coyle, Marissa Olsen
      Pages 169-178
    5. Angie Titchen, Debbie Horsfall
      Pages 179-190
    6. Joy Higgs AM
      Pages 191-200
    7. Susan Groundwater-Smith
      Pages 201-210
  5. Co-Creating Qualitative Research in Creative Spaces

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 211-211
    2. Donna Bridges, Sharyn McGee
      Pages 213-222
    3. Famke van Lieshout, Shaun Cardiff
      Pages 223-234
    4. Debbie Horsfall, Angie Titchen
      Pages 235-246
    5. Debbie Horsfall, Karen Bridgman, Catherine Camden Pratt, Virginia Kaufman Hall, Judy Pinn
      Pages 247-256
    6. Joy Higgs AM, Nita Cherry
      Pages 257-266
    7. Janice M. Ollerton, Carolyn R. Kelshaw
      Pages 267-278
  6. Becoming Transformed Through Creative Research

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 279-279
    2. Christine Boomer, Donna Frost
      Pages 281-290
    3. Diane Tasker, Annette McLeod-Boyle, Donna Bridges
      Pages 291-300
    4. Joy Higgs AM, Angie Titchen
      Pages 301-310
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 311-314

About this book


Creative Spaces for Qualitative Researching: Living Research. This book looks inward at researchers who are seeking to live their research – to embody the principles, methodologies and ethical conduct that comprises their research strategies. And, it looks outward at the living world as the focus of qualitative research. From both perspectives the editors and authors of this book have created spaces for qualitative research that provide critical and creative frameworks for conducting and living their research. A rich variety of research voices and lives are illuminated, liberated and revealed in the book. There are five sections in the book: Researching Living Practices Doing Creative Research Being a Creative Researcher Co-Creating Qualitative Research in Creative Spaces Becoming Transformed Through Creative Research.

Editors and affiliations

  • Joy Higgs
    • 1
  • Angie Titchen
    • 2
  • Debbie Horsfall
    • 3
  • Donna Bridges
    • 4
  1. 1.Charles Sturt UniversityAustralia
  2. 2.Independent Research & Practice Development ConsultantUK
  3. 3.University of Western SydneyAustralia
  4. 4.Charles Sturt UniversityAustralia

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