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A decade on after it first published to international acclaim, the seminal Handbook of Organization Studies has been updated to capture exciting new developments in the field. Providing a retrospective and prospective overview of organization studies, this Handbook continues to challenge and inspire readers with its synthesis of knowledge and literature. As ever, contributions have been selected to reflect the diversity of the field. New chapters cover areas such as organizational change, knowledge management and organizational networks.
Chapter 9: Data in Organization Studies
Data in Organization Studies
Organization studies (OS) is about understanding the social world we organization students inhabit. Because it is not a closed system of study like logic or mathematics, there is little room for deductive science. OS is necessarily an empirical study, exploring attitudes, behaviours, desires, practices, ...