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Barbara Czarniawska


Barbara Czarniawska

+46 31 786 1552

Postal Address: Box 603, 40530 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Viktoriagatan 13, plan 3 , 41125 Göteborg

Gothenburg Research Institute (More Information)
Box 603
405 30 Göteborg
Fax: +46 31 786 5619
Visiting Address: Viktoriagatan 13, plan 3 , 411 25 Göteborg

About Barbara Czarniawska

Barbara Czarniawska holds an MA in Social and Industrial Psychology from Warsaw University and a Ph.D.in Economic Sciences from Warsaw School of Economics. She is Doctor honoris causa at Stockholm School of Economics, Copenhagen Business School, and Helsinki School of Economics. 

At present, she is Senior Professor of Management Studies at Gothenburg Research Institute, School of Business, Economics and Law at University of Gothenburg, Sweden. In her research she applies a constructivist perspective on organizing, with the focus on action nets. Her methodological interests concern fieldwork techniques and the narrative approach in social science studies.

Latest publications in English: Social Science Research From Field to Desk (2014), A Theory of Organizing (second edition, 2014) and A Research Agenda for Management and Organization Studies (edited, 2016). 

She is a member of the Swedish Royal Academy of Sciences, the Swedish Royal Engineering Academy, the Royal Society of Art and Sciences in Gothenburg, and Societas Scientiarum Finnica. Lily and Sven Thuréus Technical-Economic Award for internationally renowned research in organization theory, 2000; Wihuri International Prize "in recognition of creative work that has specially furthered and developed the cultural and economic progress of mankind", 2003.

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Doing Gender Onto the Other: Fiction as a Mode of Studying Gender Discrimination in Organizations.
Barbara Czarniawska
Gender, Work and Organization, Blackwell Synergy, Journal article 2005
Journal article

En teori om organisering
Barbara Czarniawska
Lund, Studentlitteratur, Book 2005

Pubblica amministrazione in Svezia: una crisi alla moda.
Barbara Czarniawska
In: Panozzo, Fabrizio (ed.) Pubblica amministrazione e competitivitá territoriale. Il management pubblico per la governance locale, Milano, FrancoAngeli, Chapter in book 2005
Chapter in book

Networks, networking and nets: NCW from an organization theory perspective
Barbara Czarniawska
In: Ydén, Karl (ed.) Directions in military organizing, Stockholm, Försvarshögskolan, Chapter in book 2005
Chapter in book

Kvinnor som teknik eller Stepford wives då och nu
Barbara Czarniawska, Eva Gustavsson
I: Mellström, Ulf (ed.) Kunskapens vägar och forskningens praktik, Lund, Arkiv Förlag, Chapter in book 2005
Chapter in book

On Gorgon sisters: Organizational action in the face of paradox
Barbara Czarniawska
In: Seidl, David, and Becker, Kai Helge (eds.) Niklas Luhmann and organization studies, Liber & CBS, Chapter in book 2005
Chapter in book

"Studying up, studying down, studying sideways": Om ett dialogiskt förhållande till fältet
Barbara Czarniawska
In: Lundqvist, Åsa; Davies, Karen; and Mulinari, Diana (eds.) Att utmana vetandets gränser, Liber, Chapter in book 2005
Chapter in book


Narratives in social science research
Barbara Czarniawska
London, Sage, Textbook 2004

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