What boat did you get off? Facing discrimination in field research

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dc.contributor.author Hibbert, P en
dc.contributor.author Callagher, Lisa en
dc.contributor.author Siedlok, Franciszek en
dc.contributor.author Korber, Stefan en
dc.contributor.author Elshan, Z en
dc.coverage.spatial Edinburgh, United Kingdon en
dc.date.accessioned 2019-05-28T03:45:54Z en
dc.date.issued 2019-07-04 en
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2292/46688 en
dc.description.abstract Based on the experience of researchers in a leading international business school, and in particular their field research projects, we show how research participants’ discriminatory practices lead to (i) the obstruction of identity work for particular researchers in particular contexts, and (ii) researcher teamwork to provide ‘shelter’ for excluded colleagues. We conclude that these patterns of engagement (i) suppress the expression of particular ethnic and gender identities, but in varied ways, (ii) potentially entrenching bias through expectations that lead to the absence of minorities in challenging contexts, and (iii) nevertheless builds an inclusive and diverse community among international researchers. We draw implications for identity work theory and practical implications for the role of business schools in challenging discrimination and for researchers in the field, from these insights. en
dc.relation.ispartof 35th EGOS Colloquim en
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dc.title What boat did you get off? Facing discrimination in field research en
dc.type Conference Item en
dc.rights.holder Copyright: The author en
pubs.author-url https://www.egosnet.org/2019_edinburgh/colloquium/sub-themes?subtheme_id=1510746022591&show_prog=yes en
pubs.finish-date 2019-07-06 en
pubs.start-date 2019-07-04 en
dc.rights.accessrights http://purl.org/eprint/accessRights/RestrictedAccess en
pubs.subtype Conference Paper en
pubs.elements-id 761779 en
pubs.org-id Business and Economics en
pubs.org-id Management & Intl Business en
pubs.record-created-at-source-date 2019-02-19 en

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