This document, written by the Social and Environmental Research Institute (SERI) covers a highly practical tutorial on how to carry through a Q study. It's instructive for EPA staff, graduate students and professionals working in the social sciences.
- Summary and key concepts on Q method
- More detail on key steps
- Carrying out a Q study: a detailed example
- References and additional resources
Webler, T., Danielson, S., & Tuler, S. (2009). Using Q method to reveal social perspectives in environmental research. Greenfield MA: Social and Environmental Research Institute. Downloaded from: http://www.seri-us.org/sites/default/files/Qprimer.pdf