List of Boxes.
List of Field Perspectives.
Chapter 1: Invitation to Explore.
Chapter 2: The Language and Logic of Qualitative Research.
Chapter 3: Designing the Study.
Chapter 4: Collecting Qualitative Data: The Science and the Art.
Chapter 5: Logistics in the Field.
Chapter 6: Qualitative Data Analysis.
Chapter 7: Putting It into Words: Reporting Qualitative Research Results.
Chapter 8: Disseminating Qualitative Research.
Appendix 1: Samples of Behavioral Frameworks.
Appendix 2: Examples of Oral Consent Forms.
Appendix 3: Example of a Qualitative-Quantitative Research Design.
Appendix 4: Procedural Guidelines for Managing Focus Group Discussions.
Appendix 5: Sample Budget Categories for Planning Focus Group Discussions.
Appendix 6: Topic Guides for Focus Group Discussions on Reproductive Health.
Appendix 7: Sample Interviewer Training Program Agenda.
Appendix 8: Common Errors in Moderating Focus Groups.
Appendix 9: Critical Appraisal Skills Programme (CASP): Ten Questions to Help You Make Sense of Qualitative Research.
Appendix 10: Where to Publish.
Appendix 11: Sample Research Brief on the Female Condom.
Appendix 12: Who Is an Author?
Appendix 13: Sample Brochure to Share Qualitative Study Findings with Participating Communities.
Appendix 14: Making Study Findings Accessible to Other Researchers.
Suggested Readings and Selected Internet Resources.