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Qualitative theory in finance: Theory into practice

Salmona, Michelle; Kaczynski, Daniel; Smith, Tom


This paper discusses the application of qualitative theory in finance research. Six qualitative theoretical orientations are presented to demonstrate a range of philosophical perspectives which a researcher may consider when conducting qualitative inquiry. Finance examples are provided for applied ethnography, content analysis, social constructivism, grounded theory, systems theory, and critical change theory. By aligning and bringing theory into practice, researchers engaged in qualitative...[Show more]

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Date published: 2015
Type: Journal article
Source: Australian Journal of Management
DOI: 10.1177/0312896214536204


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