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research

[ri′sərch]
(science and technology)
Scientific investigation aimed at discovering and applying new facts, techniques, and natural laws.
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HOW SHOULD I ANALYZE DATA IN GROUNDED THEORY RESEARCH?
The Constructivist Grounded Theory research approach is informed by Kathy Charmaz's work from 1994 through to the release of her book "Constructing Grounded Theory--A practical guide through qualitative analysis" (2006).
Thus, a qualitative grounded theory research design was implemented to explore a primary and secondary research question posed by the study:
Inclusion of modern methods such as grounded theory research would have added considerable value.
Corbin, J & Strauss, A 1990, 'Grounded Theory research: procedures, canons and evaluative criteria', Qualitative Sociology, 13,1, 3-21.