The discovery of grounded theory: strategies for qualitative research aldine de gruyter

  title={The discovery of grounded theory: strategies for qualitative research aldine de gruyter},
  author={Barney G. Glaser and Anselm Strauss},
Most writing on sociological method has been concerned with how accurate facts can be obtained and how theory can thereby be more rigorously tested. In The Discovery of Grounded Theory, Barney Glaser and Anselm Strauss address the equally Important enterprise of how the discovery of theory from data--systematically obtained and analyzed in social research--can be furthered. The discovery of theory from data--grounded theory--is a major task confronting sociology, for such a theory fits… 

Grounded Theory Approach and the Generation of Theories

Grounded theory approach (GTA) is a qualitative research method that generates a theory based on the grounded-on-data analysis. From the onset, this approach, which is widely known in human service

Grounded theory methodology - has it become a movement?

  • C. Berterö
  • Psychology
    International journal of qualitative studies on health and well-being
  • 2012
An examination of many studies claiming to follow grounded theory indicates a wide range of approaches, and most grounded theories are substantive theories because they address delimited problems in specific substantive areas.

A Critique of Four Grounded Theory Texts

This article is a review of Discovery of Grounded Theory by Glaser and Strauss, Basics of Qualitative Research by Strauss and Corbin, Constructing Grounded Theory by Charmaz, and Situational Analysis

Grounded Theory Methods and Qualitative Family Research.

Among the different qualitative approaches that may be relied upon in family theorizing, grounded theory methods (GTM), developed by Barney Glaser and Anselm Strauss, are the most popular. Despite

The “core category” of grounded theory: Making constant comparisons

Approximately 40 years ago, Barney Glaser and Anselm Strauss and their joint research approach, the constant comparative method of grounded theory, were at the forefront of what can be called a

Grounded theory: A method for practitioner research by educational psychologists

From its origins during the qualitative revolution of the 1960s, grounded theory has become one of the most popular methodologies in use today. Glaser and Strauss’s (1967) book introducing the method

Grounded Theory Method: Sociology's Quest for Exclusive Items of Inquiry

The genesis and development of grounded theory method (GTM) is evaluated with reference to sociology's attempt to demarcate exclusive referents of inquiry. The links of objectivist GTM to

Grounded theory: a theoretical and practical application in the Australian film industry

Among the various methods of qualitative analysis, Grounded Theory provides researchers with a unique tool for theoretical development. Most conventional forms of qualitative analysis require the

Building Grounded Theories of Management Action

This paper presents a structured approach to grounded theory-building. It is aimed at 'mode 2' (Gibbons et al., 1994) management researchers, in particular those who analyse recollections of past

Understanding Grounded Theory

  • W. Miller
  • Education
    American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science
  • 2015
INTRODUCTION Qualitative research is defined as inquiry into meaning, and may be used to generate theories based on the coordination of findings and understandings.1 To some, qualitative research may



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