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Author Locke, Karen D., author

Title Grounded theory in management research / Karen Locke
Published London ; Thousand Oaks, California : Sage Publications, [2001]


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 MELB  658.0072 Loc/Ggi  AVAILABLE
Description xi, 148 pages : black and white illustrations ; 23 cm
Series SAGE series in management research
SAGE series in management research.
Contents Introduction -- Part One: Situating The Discovery Of Grounded Theory -- Situating the Discovery of Grounded Theory within the Tradition of Qualitative Methods -- Situating Grounded Theory within Its Philosophical, Sociological and Personal Contexts -- Part Two: The Grounded Theory Research Approach -- Distinguishing Characteristics of Grounded Theories -- Grounded Theory's Research Practices -- Evolution of Grounded Theory -- Part Three: The Grounded Theory Approach In Management And Organization Studies -- Bringing Grounded Theory to Studies of Management and Organizations -- Writing Grounded Theory
Summary "This book describes the grounded theory approach for organization and management researchers needing to fully understand the possibilities and challenges of this method. It brings together the broadly dispersed discussions of the logic and practices of grounded theory, restoring this style of qualitative research for students and teachers of organization and management."--BOOK JACKET
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [132]-144) and index
Subject Industrial management -- Research -- Methodology.
Grounded theory.
Management -- Research.
LC no. 2001266628
ISBN 9780761964285 (paperback)
0761964282 (paperback)
9780761964278 (hardback)
0761964274 (hardback)