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A Framework for Rigorously Identifying Research Gaps in Qualitative Literature Reviews

@inproceedings{MllerBloch2015AFF,
  title={A Framework for Rigorously Identifying Research Gaps in Qualitative Literature Reviews},
  author={Christoph M{\"u}ller-Bloch and Johann Kranz},
  booktitle={ICIS},
  year={2015}
}
Identifying research gaps is a fundamental goal of literature reviewing. [...] Key Method To develop the framework we thoroughly analyze the state-of-the-art procedure of identifying research gaps in 40 recent literature reviews using a grounded theory approach. Based on the data, we subsequently derive a framework for identifying research gaps in qualitative literature reviews and demonstrate its application with an example. Our results provide a modus operandi for identifying research gaps, thus enabling…Expand

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