Critical action research.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapter


The editors and contributors reflect on ethics and reflexivity in critical management research, and explore the identity of the critical researcher both as an individual and working within collaborative projects. Using contemporary accounts from those engaged in real world fieldwork they outline what critical management is, and explore its relationship to management research.

The book discusses the implications of critical management when:

-Developing research questions
-Managing research relationships
-Using various methods of data collection
-Writing accounts of your research, findings and analysis.

Grounded in practical problems and processes this title sets out and then answers the challenges faced by critical researchers doing research in organization and management studies.


Research areas and keywords

Subject classification (UKÄ) – MANDATORY

  • Business Administration
  • Social Work


  • Critical management studies, research methods, reflexivity, research ethics, academic identities
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationCritical Management Research - Reflections from the Field
EditorsEmma Jeanes, Tony Huzzard
PublisherSAGE Publications
ISBN (Print)978-1-4462-5743-2
Publication statusPublished - 2014
Publication categoryResearch