Stratad Theory: Precise Qualitative Research Methodology


During my use of classic grounded theory, since 2018, in several studies ranging from land acquisition, tax, terrorism, policing, etc. to interpersonal (Last, 2020) and physical violence against women, I discovered and confirmed that there were potentially serious shortcomings in the grounded theory methodology (cf. Dudovskiy, 2021).

I came to the realisation that grounded theory, classic, constructivist, or otherwise, could be inaccurate and subject to the very conjecture and preconception Glaser (1978, 1998, 2005) incessantly gainsays.