The Resource Constructing research questions : doing interesting research, Mats Alvesson, Jorgen Sandberg

Constructing research questions : doing interesting research, Mats Alvesson, Jorgen Sandberg

Label
Constructing research questions : doing interesting research
Title
Constructing research questions
Title remainder
doing interesting research
Statement of responsibility
Mats Alvesson, Jorgen Sandberg
Title variation
Doing interesting research
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The authors develop a methodology for identifying and challenging assumptions underlying existing theories and generating research questions, using examples from across the social sciences
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
Dewey number
300.723
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
H62
LC item number
.A48 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Constructing research questions : doing interesting research, Mats Alvesson, Jorgen Sandberg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
1. Research questions: a core ingredient in developing interesting theories -- 2. The context of constructing and formulating research questions -- 3. Gap-spotting: the prevalent way of constructing research questions in social science -- 4. A critical evaluation of gap-spotting research: does it lead to interesting theories? -- 5. Problematization as a methodology for generating reserach questions -- 6. Applying the problematization methodology in practice -- 7. Why does gap-spotting dominate when it reduces the chance to create interesting theories? -- 8. Constructing interesting research questions: problematization and beyond
Control code
000050863296
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 141 pages
Isbn
9781446255933
Lccn
2012944430
Other control number
(YBP)9645836
Other physical details
illustrations
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.b27897242
System control number
  • (OCoLC)830024488
  • rm27897242

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