This text discusses the use of qualitative research methods in leadership studies beginning with an examination of the paradigmatic assumptions underlying qualitative research. It chronicles the increasing legitimacy of qualitative inquiry in a discipline in which the hegemony of the quantitative paradigm continues to prevail.Here, the case study is instrumental in understanding something else, namely leadership effectiveness. ... Role of Theory in Cases Studies The extent to which existing leadership theories drive the design of a qualitative study is an issue in allanbsp;...
|Title||:||Qualitative Research in the Study of Leadership|
|Publisher||:||Emerald Group Publishing - 2008|