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Title: Revisiting the role of the grounded theory research methodology in the accounting Information systems
Authors: El Tawy, N
Abdel-Kader, M
Keywords: Grounded theory;Research methods;Accounting Information systems
Issue Date: 2012
Citation: European, Mediterranean & Middle Eastern Conference on Information Systems (EMCIS 12), Munich, Germany, 2012
Abstract: The aim of this paper is to explore the role of grounded theory (GT) as a research method in the accounting information systems. The GT research method can able the GT researcher to generate a rigour theory. This research paper seeks to investigate how researchers can use GT in relation to its epistemological perspective, methodological stance and research methods. GT as a research philosophy provides clear understanding of how to generate and develop rigorous theory. GT offers an interpretative perspective based on its epistemological stance. This interpretative perspective can be a foundation for GT researchers in interpretative accounting information systems researches.
ISBN: 978-1-908549-03-7
Appears in Collections:Business and Management
Brunel Business School Research Papers

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