Index of the book


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abduction (•)
action (Δ)
actor (Δ)
actors view (•)
   and entrepreneurship
   and prerequisites, explanations, understanding and results
   and reality assumptions
analogies
analysis (•)
analytical philosophy (•)
analytical view (•)
   and entrepreneurship
   and prerequisites, explanations, understanding and results
   and reality assumptions
antithesis (•)
Arbnor Business Creating - Intelligence Cycle (ABC-IC) (•)
Arbnor Uncertainty Principle (•)
Arbnor/Bjerke Methodological Principle of Complementarity (•)
artistics (•)
average (Δ)
base view/approach (see methodological base approach) (•)
business creating intelligence
business intelligence (Δ)
case studies
causality (•)
causal relations
ceteris paribus (•)
competitive intelligence (Δ)
complementarity (•)
complementarity procedure (see procedures) (•)
complex
complexity
consistency (•)
constitutional factors (•)
constitutive understanding (•)
crealiability (•)
crealiability of complementarity
creator of knowledge (•)
critical theory
cultural studies
cybernetics (•)
dataism (Δ)
decision model
deduction (•)
denotation of conceptual meaning (•)
descriptive language
determinism (•)
diagnosis (•)
dialectic relations
dialectics (•)
dialogue (•)
direct observation
discourse (•)
dissociation
egological sphere (•)
emancipate
emancipatory interactive action (•)
empathy
empiricism (•)
engagement
episteme
epistemology (•)
equifinality
ethnography
ethnomethodology
everyday reality (same as life-world) (•)
experiments
explaining (•)
explorative studies
externalization (•)
factive reality (•)
factual reality (as factified reality) (•)
falsification (•)
finality relations (•)
finite province of meaning (•)
first hand expressions
General Systems Theory (•)
grounded theory (•)
hermeneutics
holism (•)
hypothesis (•)
idealism
ideal type
ideal-typified language (•)
induction (•)
information
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   secondary
institutionalization (•)
intentionality (•)
internalization (•)
interpretation (•)
intersubjectivity (•)
interviews (Δ)
invariance
knowledge audit
knowledge creator (see creator of knowledge)
knowledge-creating
knowledge intelligence (Δ)
language development
language game
Lebenswelt (see life-world)
legitimization (•)
life-world (same as everyday reality) (•)
magnifying level (•)
materialism
meaning structures (•)
measurement scales
metaphor (•)
metaphorical thinking
metatheories (•)
methodical procedure (•)
methodics (•)
methodological approach (•)
methodological base approach (same as base view/approach) (•)
methodological view (•)
methodology (•)
methods (•)
model (•)
multifinality
mutuality
narratives (•)
normative theses
ontology (•)
objectification (•)
objectified reality (•)
objectivity (•)
observactor
operational definitions
operative paradigm (•)
paradigm (•)
perspective
phenomenology (•)
positivism (•)
potential in what is factual
pragmatism (•)
precision
pre-scientific concepts (•)
primary procedure (se procedures) (•)
principle of
   complexity
   mutuality
   relativity
   totality
   unpredictability
problematization (•)
procedures
   complementary (•)
   primary (•)
procreative (•)
   report
   words
production factors
rationalism
realism (•)
reconciliation (•)
reductionism (•)
relativity
reliability (•)
representativity
sampling
scientific
self-reference (•)
sensemaking
sensitivity
significance
social constructionism
socially constructed reality (•)
social phenomenology (•)
stringency (•)
structuralism (•)
study plan
   for actors studies
   for analytical studies
   for descriptive studies
   for determining finality relations
   for determining problems
   for explanatory studies
   for forecasting studies
   for guiding studies
subjectification (•)
summative (•)
symbolic interactionism
synergy (•)
synthesis (•)
systems theory
systems thinking
systems view (•)
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   and reality assumptions
techniques (•)
techniques, common
   for collecting data
   for measurement and controlling reliability
   for selecting units to study
   for validation
techniques, specific
   the actors approach
   the analytical approach
   the systems approach
thematic language of methodology (•)
theory (•)
thesis (•)
tools
totality
transformative operation (•)
transformative operator (•)
typical (Δ)
typification (•)
typified (Δ)
typified cases (•)
ultimate presumptions (•)
understanding (•)
unpredictability
validity (•)
verification (•)
Vienna circle
vivify (•)

91-2
142-3, 156, 242
66, 138

41-5
58-60, 67-75
54-5
57, 61, 75, 156, 338
66, 93-4
398

36-8
56-7, 60-3
54-5
68, 158, 372
387
132
330, 387
201
60

386-8
383-8
194-5
85-8, 396
56-7, 61-2
56, 94
383-8
325, 330, 342,355

103,134, 335
134, 239, 335, 356, 368
272, 347
58-9, 72-3
52, 58
247-8
346-7, 378
7, 50, 77
400
409
400
332, 386
234
91, 191, 391
133, 161-5, 242
71-2, 163-5
132, 332, 398
139-141, 159-161
68, 70, 137, 145
58-9, 136-8
135-6, 195-7
181, 183-4
126-7, 406, 411
139, 159, 243-6
69, 146, 161
59
59, 74, 132, 198
305, 396
48, 391
159, 243-6
411
15, 201
65
408
405-6
149-151, 167
182-5
50-2, 394-7
89
144-7
51, 81-2, 115
51, 409
56
57, 396
55, 67-9, 140
44, 152, 158, 189
66, 102-3, 401
91, 402, 413
395, 403-4
103, 398-9
62-3, 83-4
391
60, 72, 369-74
59, 70, 71-2, 163-5
90, 239

180-5
180-5
144, 147, 245
133-4, 204, 396, 405
144, 148-9, 197
104, 157-65, 397
204
181-4
81-3
380-3

5-6, 29, 247
380, 383-4, 386
141-2, 197-200
154, 364, 412

144, 147-8
70, 299, 405
112, 117
391, 400
54, 69, 200
185
52, 104, 142, 216, 367
407-8
58, 151-4
17-8, 175-6, 267, 278, 300
17-8, 175-6, 256, 279, 304
19
330
3, 11, 15
17
7-8, 11, 176-7
51, 82, 129, 163
65
119, 360
410
7, 202
102, 394
66, 144-5, 147-8
67-8
201-6
139
92-3
12, 17, 175-6
10, 14-6, 392-4
29-30, 36
166, 404-5
95, 395-7
143, 200
121, 186, 391
185-6, 205
16, 24, 48, 383, 407

239, 360
112
119
113
112
119
29, 34

342-4, 346, 356, 362, 369
342-4
134, 243
168, 200-1, 307
198, 302
378-382
391
391, 410
340
103
113, 239, 356
24, 185-6
179
94, 189-191
47-9
41, 135, 340
402-3
185-6
166, 396
406-7
52, 58, 67, 144-9, 179
166-7, 405
349
103, 399

243-7
229
229-232
237-240
228-9
232
233, 240
233-5, 240-1
144-6, 200, 370
36, 39, 255
401-2
53, 63-4, 122, 336
68, 72, 74, 136, 372
102-3, 122
52, 103, 400-1

39-41
57, 63-7
54-5
8-9, 176

180-5
185-6
178-180
186-9

195-201
189-92
192-5
331, 347, 392-3
82
68, 74, 136, 372
176
112, 239, 372
329, 344
320, 342-3
60
144, 147, 161, 405
60, 72-3, 164, 405
59, 72, 164
4, 6-9, 11, 25
50-2, 394-7
119, 214, 360
186-9, 191-2
91
397
59, 141, 197, 299