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Constructivist Grounded Theory?

Author(s): Barney G. Glaser, PhD, Hon. PhD

Journal: Grounded Theory Review : an International Journal
ISSN 1556-1542

Volume: 11;
Issue: 1;
Date: 2012;
Original page

Keywords: grounded theory | classic grounded theory | grounded theory method | inductive and deductive inquiry | data analysis | preconception

AbstractI refer to and use as scholarly inspiration Charmaz’s excellent article on constructivist grounded theory as a tool of getting to the fundamental issues on why grounded theory is not constructivist. I show that constructivist data, if it exists at all, is a very, very small part of the data that grounded theory uses.
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