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Case study methodology as a means of theory building: performance measurement in facilities management organisations

Amaratunga, RDG and Baldry, D 2001, 'Case study methodology as a means of theory building: performance measurement in facilities management organisations' , Work Study (renamed International Journal of Productivity and Performance Management), 50 (3) , pp. 95-104.

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Abstract

Uses a research study (involving case study analysis of performance measurement in facilities management organisations) to describes the process of theory building. From this study it draws out lessons about research strategies - from specifying the research questions to reaching closure - and about the strengths and weaknesses of case study method as a research tool.

Item Type: Article
Themes: Subjects / Themes > T Technology > TA Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General)
Built and Human Environment
Schools: Colleges and Schools > College of Science & Technology > School of the Built Environment
Colleges and Schools > College of Science & Technology > School of the Built Environment > Centre for Disaster Resilience
Colleges and Schools > College of Science & Technology > School of the Built Environment > Centre for Property and Facilities Management
Journal or Publication Title: Work Study (renamed International Journal of Productivity and Performance Management)
Publisher: Emerald
Refereed: Yes
ISSN: 0043-8022
Depositing User: H Kenna
Date Deposited: 11 Sep 2007 14:26
Last Modified: 20 Aug 2013 15:47
URI: http://usir.eprints.org/id/eprint/441

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