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Research in organizations: foundations and methods of inquiry

Author: Swanson, Richard A. ; Holton, Elwood F. Series: Berrett-Koehler organizational performance Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, 2005.Language: EnglishDescription: 459 p. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 1575753146Type of document: BookBibliography/Index: Includes bibliographical references and index
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Includes bibliographical references and index


Research in Organizations Foundations and Methods of Inquiry Contents List of Figures ix List of Tables xi Foreword xiii Advancing Research in Organizations through Learning Communities ANDREW H. VAN DE VEN, University of Minnesota Preface xvii PART ONE Research in Organizations 1 1 The Challenge of Research in Organizations 3 RICHARD A. SWANSON, University of Minnesota 2 The Process of Framing Research in Organizations 11 RICHARD A. SWANSON, University of Minnesota PART TWO Quantitative Research Methods 27 3 The Basics of Quantitative Research 29 ELWOOD F. HOLTON III AND MICHAEL F. BURNETT, Louisiana State University 4 Sampling Strategies and Power Analysis 45 DAVID L. PASSMORE AND ROSE M. BAKER, The Pennsylvania State University 5 Effects Sizes versus Statistical Significance 57 BRUCE THOMPSON, Texas AandM University and Baylor College of Medicine (Houston) 6 Experimental and Quasi-experimental Designs 75 DARLENE RUSS-EFT, Oregon State University, and AMY L. HOOVER, Central Washington University 7 Survey Research in Organizations 97 KENNETH R. BARTLETT, University of Minnesota 8 Multivariate Research Methods 115 REID A. BATES, Louisiana State University 9 Structural Equation Modeling: An Introduction to Basic Techniques and Advanced Issues 143 JENI L. BARNETTE and LARRY J. WILLIAMS, Virginia Commonwealth University 10 Scale Development Principles and Practices 161 TIMOTHY R. HINKIN, Cornell University 11 Factor Analysis Methods 181 BAIYIN YANG, University of Minnesota 12 Meta-Analysis Methods 201 BAIYIN YANG, University of Minnesota PART THREE Qualitative Research Methods 219 13 Content, Lived Experience, and Qualitative Research 221 YVONNA S. LINCOLN, Texas AandM University 14 Analyzing Qualitative Data 233 WENDY E. A. RUONA, University of Georgia 15 Grounded Theory Research Methods 265 CAROL D. HANSEN, Georgia State University 16 Ethnographic Research Methods 281 PAMELA CRESPIN, CHRISTINE MILLER, and ALLEN W. BATTEAU, Wayne State University 17 Historical Research Methods 295 MICHAEL ROWLINSON, Queen Mary, University of London PART FOUR Mixed Methods Research 313 18 Mixed Methods Research: Developments, Debates, and Dilemmas 315 JOHN W. CRESWELL, University CRESWELL, University of Nebraska--Lincoln, and J. DAVID of California--Los Angeles 19 Case Study Research Methods 327 ANDREA D. ELLINGER, University of Illinois; KAREN E. WATKINS, University of Georgia; and VICTORIA J. MARSICK, Columbia University 20 Theory Development Research Methods 351 RICHARD J. TORRACO, University of Nebraska 21 Action Research Methods 375 LYLE YORKS, Columbia University PART FIVE Research Resources 399 22 Using Journals and Databases in Research 401 THOMAS J. CHERMACK and DAVID L. PASSMORE, The Pennsylvania State University 23 Managing an Effective and Ethical Research Project 419 MILES T. BRYANT, University of Nebraska Name Index 437 Subject Index 443 About the Authors 453

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