Recommended Further Reading


The order of recommendations below follows the contents of the Appendix of the book, but reflects related issues in the book as a whole.

Theory of science
Readings In The Philosophy Of Science: From Positivism to Postmodernism,
by T. Schick. Mcgraw-Hill Education - Europe 1999.

Paradigms
Imre Lakatos and Theories of Scientific Change,
by K. Gavroglu, Y. Goudaroulis and P. Nicolacopoulos. Springer 1989.

Explaining and understanding
Understanding Entrepreneurship,
by B. Bjerke. Edward Elgar 2007.

Positivism
Critical Realism, Post-positivism and the Possibility of Knowledge,
by R. Groff. Routledge 2007.

Analytical philosophy
Key Thinkers in Linguistics and the Philosophy of Language,
by S. Chapman and Ch. Routledge. Edinburgh University Press 2005.

Systems thinking
Systems Thinking Creative Holism for Managers,
by M.C. Jackson. John Wiley And Sons Ltd 2003.

Holism
Holism: A shopper's Guide,
by J. A. Fodor. Sos Free stock 1991.

Structuralism
On Deconstruction: Theory and Criticism After Structuralism,
by J. Culler. Routledge 2008.

Marxism
Main Currents of Marxism: The Founders, the Golden Age, the Breakdown,
by L. Kolakowski. W.W. Norton & Co Ltd 2008.

Grounded theory
Basics of Qualitative Research: Techniques and Procedures for Developing Grounded Theory,
by J. Corbin and A. Strauss. Sage Publications Inc. 2008.

Sensemaking
Is the sense we take equal to the sense we make? A discussion on sensemaking and power in organisations,
by R.D. Gordon. Journal of Management & Organization 7/2001.

Symbolic interactionism
Symbolic Interactionism: A Social Structural Version,
by S. Stryker. Publisher: Unknown 2007.

Metaphorical thinking
Cultivating Judgement: A Sourcebook for Teaching Critical Thinking Across the Curriculum,
by J. Nelson. New Forums Press, Inc. 2005.

Hermeneutics
Hermeneutics and the Human Sciences: Essays on Language, Action and Interpretation,
by P. Ricoeur and J. B. Thompson. Cambridge University Press 1981.

Phenomenology
Phenomenology of the Human Person,
by R. Sokolowski. Cambridge University Press 2008.

Social phenomenology
Phenomenological Sociology: Experience and Insight in Modern Society,
by H. Ferguson. Sage Publications 2006.

Ethnomethodology
Ethnomethodology (Qualitative Research Methods),
by A. Coulon. Sage Publications 1995.

Social constructionism
Social Problems: An Introduction to Critical Constructionism,
by R. Heiner. Oxford University Press 2005.

Ethnography
Ethnography for Marketers: A Guide to Consumer Immersion,
by H. Mariampolski. Sage Publications 2006.

Cultural studies
Capitalizing on Culture: Critical Theory for Cultural Studies,
by S. Gunster. University of Toronto Press 2004.

Narratives
Meaning in Action: Constructions, Narratives, and Representations,
by T. Sugiman (Editor), K. J. Gergen (Editor), W. Wagner (Editor), Y. Yamada (Editor). Springer 2008.