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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 15:26
    Last Modified: 20 Aug 2013 16:47
    URI: http://usir.salford.ac.uk/id/eprint/441

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