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Title Organizational theory and inquiry : the paradigm revolution / edited by Yvonna S. Lincoln
Published Beverly Hills : Sage, 1985


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Description 231 pages
Series Sage focus editions ; v. 75
Sage focus editions ; 75
Contents Future directions for research in policy studies / Dennis J. Palumbo -- Introduction / Yvonna S. Lincoln -- Part I: The context of the paradigmatic shift -- Emerging paradigms in organizational theory / David L. Clark -- The context of emergent paradigm research / Egon G. Guba -- Part II: The concepts of the paradigmatic shift -- Sources of order in underorganized systems: themes in recent organizational theory / Karl E. Weick -- The substance of the emergent paradigm: implications for researchers / Yvonna S. Lincoln -- Part III: Applications in the practice of research -- Managerial implications of the emerging paradigm / Anne Sigismund Huff -- Doing Naturalistic research into educational organizations / Thomas M. Skrtic -- Epilogue: dictionaries for languages not yet spoken / Yvonna S. Lincoln
Summary This book helps researchers "both to understand and to do naturalistic inquiry." Of particular interest to educational researchers, it is valuable for all social scientists involved with questions of qualitative and quantitative methodology
Analysis Organisations Theories
Notes Based on papers presented at a conference held at the University of Kansas in November 1983
Bibliography Includes bibliographies
Subject Organization -- Congresses.
Organization -- Research -- Congresses.
Organization -- Research.
Organizational sociology -- Congresses.
Organizational sociology -- Research -- Congresses.
Paradigms (Social sciences)
Paradigms (Social sciences) -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Lincoln, Yvonna S.
LC no. 85008137
ISBN 0803924941