An Introduction to Grounded Theory Methodology

  • Tapas Roy


Grounded theory as a research methodology shows us the scope of doing qualitative interviews along with large scale verification via survey. Multiple concepts and theories emerged out of the same data without any prior hypothesis. Snowballing of the concepts is the main principle of investigation of grounded theory methodology and has emerges as a popular methodology in social science research since last two decades. Grounded theory as research methodology has molded and reshaped some of traditional methodical tools of social science research and brought forwarded a new approach of social science research where the methods of data collection and interpretations dynamically complements each other.

Jun 29, 2015
How to Cite
ROY, Tapas. An Introduction to Grounded Theory Methodology. Society Today: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Social Science, [S.l.], v. 4, n. 1, p. 46-55, june 2015. ISSN 2319-3328. Available at: <>. Date accessed: 31 oct. 2020.