Research Methods

Bloor, M., Sampson, H., Baker, S., Dahlgren, K. (2013). 'Useful but no Oracle: reflections on the use of a Delphi Group in a mulit-methods policy research study', Qualitative Research, DOI: 10.1177/1468794113504103.

Sampson, H., Thomas, M. (2013). ‘Lone Researchers at Sea: Gender, Risk and Responsibility’,
Barry Smart, Kay Peggs, Joseph Burridge, (eds.) Observation Methods: Benchmarks in Social Research Methods, Sage, ISBN:  978-1-4462-0811-3, pp 165-189.

Turgo, N. (2012). ‘I know him so well’: Contracting/tual ‘insiderness’ and Maintaining Access and Rapport in a Philippine Fishing CommunitySociological Research Online, 17 (3). 

Turgo, N. (2012). 'A ‘balikbayan’ in the field: scaling and (re) producing insider’s identity in a Philippine fishing community', Qualitative Research, 12(6): 666-685. DOI: 10.1177/1468794111433006.

Galam, R. (2011). 'Navigating Lives: The Spatiotemporality of the Gender Identity, Agency and Subjectivity of Filipino Seamen's Wives', PhD Thesis, Cardiff University.

Bloor, M., Fincham, B., Sampson, H. (2010). ‘Unprepared for the worst: risks of harm for qualitative researchers’, Methodological Innovations Online, 5(1): 45-55. DOI: 10.4256/mio.2010.0009

Jenkins, N., Bloor, M., Fischer, J., Berney, L., Neale, J. (2010). 'Putting it in context: the use of vignettes in qualitative interviewing', Qualitative Research, 10 (2): 175-198. DOI: 10.1177/1468794109356737

Ellis, N., Bloor, M., Sampson, H. (2010). 'Patterns of Seafarer Injuries', Maritime Policy & Management, 37(2): 121-128. DOI: 10.1080/03088830903533742

Bloor, M. (2009). 'Commentary: the researcher's obligation to bring about good', Qualitative Social Work 9(1): 17-20. DOI: 10.1177/1473325009355616

Sampson, H., Bloor, M., Fincham, B. (2008). 'A Price Worth Paying? Considering the 'Cost' of Reflexive Research Methods and the Influence of Feminist Ways of 'Doing', Sociology, 42(5): 919-933. DOI: 10.1177/0038038508094570

Ellis, N. (2008). 'Why should seafarers care about what researchers do?', The Sea, London: Mission to Seafarers, Issue 193 May/Jun 2008, pp4-5.

Belousov, K., Horlick-Jones, T., Bloor, M., Gilinskiy, Y., Golbert, V., Kostikovsky, Y., Levi, M., Pentsov, D. (2007). 'Any port in a storm: fieldwork difficulties in dangerous and crisis-ridden settings', Qualitative Research, 7(2): 155-175. DOI: 10.1177/1468794107076019 

Bloor, M., Fincham, B., Sampson, H. (2007). QUALITI (NCRM) Commissioned Inquiry Into the Risk to Well-being of Researchers in Qualitative Research, Cardiff: QUALITI.

Wu, B., Winchester N. (2005). ‘Crew Study of Seafarers: A Methodological Approach to the Global Labour Market for Seafarers’. Marine Policy, 29(4), 323-30. DOI: 10.1016/j.marpol.2004.05.006

Bloor, M. (2004). ‘Addressing social problems through qualitative research’, 304-323 in D. Silverman (ed) Qualitative Research: theory, method and practice, London: Sage (2nd edition), ISBN 0 7619 4934 8.

Sampson, H. (2004). ‘Navigating the waves: the usefulness of a pilot in qualitative research’ Qualitative Research4(3): 383-402. DOI: 10.1177/1468794104047236

Obando-Rojas, B., Winchester, N. (2003). ‘Study into the feasibility of setting up a database for UK non-certificated officers and ratings’, SIRC: Cardiff University.

Sampson, H., Thomas, M. (2003). ‘Lone Researchers at Sea: gender, risk and responsibility’ Qualitative Research3(2): 165-189. DOI: 10.1177/14687941030032002

Parry-Langdon, N., Bloor, M., Audrey, S., Holliday, J. (2003). ‘Process evaluation of health promotion interventions’, Policy and Politics, 31: 207-216, ISSN 0305 5736

Wu, B. (2003). ‘Accessing the global seafaring market’, WMU Journal of Maritime Affairs, 2(1):17-32. DOI: 10.1007/BF03195031

Patel, T. (1999). ‘Quality and Availability of Maritime Health Statistics’, Safety and Health Practitioner.

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