Om grounded theory – hvad det er og ikke er
- Side: 4-11
- Publisert på Idunn: 2015-03-30
- Publisert: 2005-06-03
Grounded theory is especially suitable for developing theory regarding social entities and processes. This article highlights practical utilisation of grounded theory in nursing research and introduces significant characteristics and criteria for quality judgment of grounded theory. The scientific and historical evolution of the method is briefly outlined and the article frames grounded theory within symbolic interactionism and pragmatism.