Abstracts Book of the 3rd World Conference on Qualitative Research

  • António Pedro Costa
  • Cristina Rosa Soares Lavareda Baixinho
  • Helena Presado
  • Óscar Ferreira
Keywords: Qualitative Research


The World Conference on Qualitative Research (WCQR2018) aims at being an important international discussion forum that sheds light on these and many other challenges in the area. The 3rd WCQR took place from 17th to 19th October 2018, at Lisbon School of Nursing, Portugal. For WCQR2018, the submission of scientific papers was encouraged and focused on i) Qualitative Research in Health (emphasis on the processes of research in the fields of Medicine, Nursing, Geriatrics, Gerontology, Psychology, etc.); ii) Qualitative Research in Education (emphasis on the processes of research in various areas of Higher Education, Basic Education, Assessment, Curriculum, Teaching, Teaching of Sciences, Languages, History, Technology, etc.); iii) Qualitative Research in Social Science (emphasis on the processes of research in the fields of Communication, Linguistics, Sociology, Anthropology, Business Administration, Marketing, Management and Economics, Political Science, etc.): iv) Qualitative Research in Engineering and Technology (emphasis on the research processes in the areas of Computer Science, Information Systems, Electrical Engineering, Software Engineering and Engineering Education).