Grounded Theory : a Promising Approach to Conceptualization in Psychology ?

@inproceedings{Rennie2005GroundedT,
  title={Grounded Theory : a Promising Approach to Conceptualization in Psychology ?},
  author={David L. Rennie and J. R. Phillips},
  year={2005}
}
There is a growing body of opinion that psychology suffers from an elaborate research technology that overemphasizes theory verification and impairs thinking and discovery. Grounded theory is advanced as an approach to research that can address this crisis of method in psychology. The grounded approach is described and illustrated in terms of its application to psychotherapy process research. The emphasis on theory creation characterizing the approach is examined within the history of induction… CONTINUE READING