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Chapter 13 - Narrative Networks in Routine Dynamics

from Part II - Methodological Issues in Routine Dynamics Research

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  11 December 2021

Martha S. Feldman
University of California, Irvine
Brian T. Pentland
Michigan State University
Luciana D'Adderio
University of Edinburgh
Katharina Dittrich
University of Warwick
Claus Rerup
Frankfurt School of Finance and Management
David Seidl
University of Zurich
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Narrative networks provide a way to summarize the "pattern-in-variety" that is typical of organizational routines. Unlike social networks, the nodes in a narrative network represent actions or events. By formalizing action patterns as networks, narrative networks provide a foundation for visualizing and analysing stability and change in routines.

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Print publication year: 2021

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