ERIC Number: EJ414803
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
The Bigman Metaphor for Entrepreneurship: A "Library Tale" with Morals on Alternatives for Further Research.
Organization Science, v1 n2 p143-59 1990
Melanesian bigmanship is recounted as an anthropological metaphor for entrepreneurship. Demonstrates conceptual uses of ethnographies for developing grounded theory and methodological implications of ethnographies. (125 references) (MLF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
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