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Qualitative entrepreneurship authorship: antecedents, processes and consequences.
Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to report on a review of the writing practices and experiences of scholars who have published qualitative papers in the field of entrepreneurship. It evaluates existing knowledge about ...
Theorising illegal rural enterprise: is everyone at it?
(Ohio State University, 2011-12)
Illegal entrepreneurship in the rural is under researched and scrutinised, yet it occupies a distinctive space in entrepreneurship practice in terms of how it is construed and how it is enacted. This is a theoretical ...
A Bourdieuan analysis of qualitative authorship in entrepreneurship scholarship.
Empirically, this study builds on responses from leading qualitative entrepreneurship scholars. We carry out a Bourdieuan analysis of the field of entrepreneurship scholarship—particularly heterodox qualitative writing—and ...
The embeddedness of illegal entrepreneurship in a closed ethnic community.
Purpose: There is an emerging body of literature driven by entrepreneurship scholars which attempts to differentiate between the conceptual and theoretical aspects of legal, illegal, amoral and immoral entrepreneurial ...
Confronting social constructions of rural criminality: a case story on 'illegal pluriactivity' in the farming community.
The accepted social construction of the rural criminal is that of the (alien) urban marauder. In this social script the farmer is presented as the victim of crime. Traditionally, farmers enjoy high levels of social esteem ...
Policing rural crime.
(Arthur Rank Centre, 2012-12)
Key points o Between 2000 and 2012 over 1,000 police stations have been closed in the UK and many more have been placed on reduced opening hours. A similar situation is unfolding in Northern Ireland and Eire. This may ...
After the fall: developing a conceptual script-based model of shame in narratives of entrepreneurs in crisis!
(Emerald Group Publishing Ltd., 2011)
Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to investigate the role of shame in entrepreneurship. Extant research in relation to the entrepreneurial process has tended to concentrate upon the entrepreneur as hero and other ...
Rural enterprise in Mexico: a case of necessity diversification.
This paper aims to consider the challenges facing small rural businesses in Mexico in their efforts to be enterprising and sustainable when confronted with severe exogenous pressures. Extant literature on farm diversification ...
Illegal diversification in the farming community?
(Arthur Rank Centre, 2012-12)
The dark side of the rural idyll: stories of illegal/illicit economic activity in the UK countryside.
In rural sociology and rural studies, rurality in many countries is commonly constructed as an idyllic space in which crime is perceived as an urban problem. In other countries, however, rurality is constructed as a place ...