Primary Task Response: Within the Discussion Board area, write 300-400 words that respond to the following questions with your thoughts, ideas, and comments. This will be the foundation for future discussions by your classmates. Be substantive and clear, and use examples to reinforce your ideas
Role of TheoryUsing the online library, read the following article:Feldman, D. C. (2004). What are we talking about when we talk about theory? Journal of Management, 30(5), 565–567. Doctoral Library-SAGE. http://jom.sagepub.com.proxy.cecybrary.com/content/30/5/565.full.pdf+html
Considering the article and also your text readings, explain the role that theory plays in the research process. Focus your discussion on the following:Briefly explain your understanding about the role that theory plays in the research process. What possible theoretical areas are you considering for the foundations of your own selected problem area for doctoral research?
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