A Narrative Approach to Organization Studies

A Narrative Approach to Organization Studies

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With a focus on organization studies, this volume takes readers through the narrative approach to qualitative research, from setting up the fieldwork to writing up the research.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 96 pages
  • 139 x 215 x 8.13mm | 110g
  • Thousand Oaks, United States
  • English
  • 1, black & white illustrations
  • 0761906630
  • 9780761906636
  • 931,889

Table of contents

Concocting a Device
The Narrative in Social Sciences and Organization Studies
Is There a Method in the Study?
Anthropology as a Frame of Mind
Positioning in the Field, or the Other as Myself
Science as Conversation
A Story of Referencing and Referencing as a Story Telling
Doing the Reading and Doing the Writing
From the Field to the Text
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About Barbara Czarniawska

Barbara Czarniawska is Professor of Management Studies at GRI, School of Business, Economics and Law at University of Gothenburg, Sweden. Doctor honoris causa at Stockholm School of Economics, Copenhagen Business School and Helsinki School of Economics, she is a member of the Swedish Royal Academy of Sciences, the Swedish Royal Engineering Academy, the Royal Society of Art and Sciences in Gothenburg and Societas Scientiarum Finnica. Czarniawska takes a feminist and constructionist perspective on organizing, recently exploring the connections between popular culture and practice of management, and the organization of the news production. She is interested in methodology, especially in techniques of fieldwork and in the application of narratology to organization studies.
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