Discussion group as research practice in organizational studies

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Christiane Kleinübing Godoi

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The goal of this theoretical-methodological essay is to present and discuss the methodology of Discussion Group (DG) as a group practice in qualitative research, opening further possibilities to apply it in organizational studies. The essay is structured as follows: first, we present a warning about the misconception involving the practice of DG as a prescription; second, we describe DG and group discourse; then we differentiate DG and focus group; finally, we discuss the technical elements of DG. This essay contributes to present this methodology to researchers of organizational studies and to develop the place of group practices in social research.

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GODOI, C. K. Discussion group as research practice in organizational studies. RAE - Revista de Administracao de Empresas , [S. l.], v. 55, n. 6, p. 632–644, 2015. Disponível em: https://periodicos.fgv.br/rae/article/view/57579. Acesso em: 12 apr. 2024.
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