Fieldwork in Organizations
This chapter gives a full description of the two research field sites of Kuwait City and the Phoenix area and the implemented qualitative methodologies. The chapter begins by spelling out the importance of using ethnography and native ethnography to collect meeting data. Afterward, it provides a synopsis of the qualitative research design of a case study, made up of a report of the two field sites, participants’ demographic details, and a record of the compiled business meetings in both field sites. The final part of the chapter concentrates on the data collection process, sampling, and recruitment, with the goal of creating a case study design that includes field notes, participants’ observations, and audio recording of business meetings.
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