Theorizing through literature reviews : the miner-prospector continuum

Breslin, D. and Gatrell, C. (2020) Theorizing through literature reviews : the miner-prospector continuum. Organizational Research Methods. ISSN 1094-4281



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Keywords: Literature Reviews; Theoretical Contribution; Metaphor; Miner-Prospector; Publication
  • Published (online): 6 August 2020
Institution: The University of Sheffield
Academic Units: The University of Sheffield > Faculty of Social Sciences (Sheffield) > Sheffield University Management School
Depositing User: Symplectic Sheffield
Date Deposited: 17 Aug 2020 11:25
Last Modified: 27 Apr 2021 15:44
Status: Published online
Publisher: SAGE Publications
Refereed: Yes
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