Rigour and relevance in entrepreneurship research, resources and outcomes frontiers in European entrepreneurship research

"The applied nature of the field of entrepreneurship means it is crucial for scholars and researchers to connect with practitioners to ensure that their work has an impact on real-world activity. This insightful book examines the need to bridge the gap between scientific rigour in entrepreneurs...

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Other Authors: Laveren, Eddy (Editor), Blackburn, Robert (Editor), Hytti, Ulla (Editor), Landström, Hans (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Northampton Edward Elgar Publishing 2019, 2019
Series:Frontiers in European entrepreneurship
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Collection: Edward Elgar eBooks Collection Business & Economics - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
  • 1. Introduction: Rigour and relevance in European entrepreneurship research / Eddy Laveren, Robert Blackburn, Ulla Hytti and Hans Landström
  • Part I: Rigour and relevance of entrepreneurship research
  • 2. Relevance of entrepreneurship research / Johan Wiklund
  • 3. The rigour - relevance debate: strategies to avoid creating an ivory tower in entrepreneurship research / Hans Landström
  • 4. Introducing three academic conversations: critical entrepreneurship studies, entrepreneurship as practice and a radical processual approach to entrepreneurship / Piritta Parkkari and Karen Verduijn
  • 5. Women and family firms: a state of the art literature review / Annalisa Sentuti, Francesca Maria Cesaroni and Serena Cubico
  • Part II: Entrepreneurial mindset and intrapreneurial orientation
  • 6. Toward a comprehensive measure of entrepreneurial mindset / Kelly G. Shaver and Immanuel Commarmond
  • 7. Technology intrapreneurs - intrapreneurial orientation and potential of it stude