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Interpreting the Past, Writing the Future

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Abstract:

Using the metaphor of Homer's Odyssey, this paper provides a characterization of the development of interpretive consumer research. Initially this development is shown to have been circumscribed by the machinations of positivism. However, following the disruptive influences of postmodernism/post-structuralism, issues such as methodological pluralism, reflexivity and representation are considered to signify the way forward to an interpretive consumer research with confidence in its axioms.

Document Type: Research Article

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1362/026725701323366890

Publication date: 2001-06-01

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