ERIC Number: EJ212346
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Dec
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Unobtrusive Measures in Organizational Theory: A Reminder.
Webb, Eugene; Weick, Karl E.
Administrative Science Quarterly, v24 n4 p650-59 Dec 1979
Heavy prior reliance on self-report has excluded crucial populations from organizational inquiry, postponed cross-checking of propositions, inflated the apparent consequentiality of minor irritations in the workplace, and imposed a homogeneity of method that raises the prospect that the findings of the field are method-specific. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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