Qualitative Research on Communication and Conflict
Jiang, M., & Buzzanell, P. (2013). Qualitative research on communication and conflict. In J. Oetzel & S. Ting-Toomy (Eds.). The Sage handbook of conflict communication (pp.67-98) (2nd Ed.). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.
Posted: 4 Apr 2012 Last revised: 15 Aug 2014
Date Written: April 4, 2012
We focus on two areas in our chapter: (a) qualitative approaches used in conflict research (paradigms and methods including data gathering and analyzing); and (b) ways to build upon the unique contributions of qualitative communication inquiry for the study of conflict (contributions and agenda for future scholarship).
Keywords: conflict, communication, qualitative methods, paradigms, data collection, data analysis
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