Wednesday, June 17, 2015 – 8:00 pm EST
Webinar with Deborah K. van den Hoonaard
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How can qualitative research using a sociological perspective shed light on issues related to Bahá’í studies? This overview introduces how qualitative research addresses issues of discourse and allows us to understand social process involved in acquiring perspectives and integrating Bahá’í teachings into individual and community life.
Dr. Deborah K. van den Hoonaard is Canada Research Chair in Qualitative Research and Analysis at St. Thomas University. She is the author of several books including Qualitative Research in Action: A Canadian Primer. In partnership with her husband, she conducted a study of Iranian Bahá’í immigrants in Atlantic Canada. Together, they have authored The Equality of Women and Men: The Experience of the Bahá’í Community of Canada.