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Author
Chmielecki Michał (University of Social Sciences), Sułkowski Łukasz (University of Social Sciences)
Title
Images of Entrepreneurs - Research Results
Obrazy przedsiębiorców - wyniki badań własnych
Source
Problemy Zarządzania, 2017, vol. 15, nr 1 (65), cz. 1, s. 151-163, tab., bibliogr. 37 poz.
Issue title
Challenges of Entrepreneurship
Keyword
Przedsiębiorczość, Badania ankietowe, Wyniki badań
Entrepreneurship, Questionnaire survey, Research results
Note
JEL Classification: L26
summ., streszcz.
Abstract
Niniejszy artykuł rozpoczyna się od wprowadzenia oraz eksploracji zjawiska przedsiębiorczości. W dalszej części wyjaśnia podstawy teoretyczne metafory stosowanej w zrozumieniu przedsiębiorczości. Artykuł podejmuje nowe, metaforyczne, a więc kognitywne podejście do zbadania definicji przedsiębiorcy, z rozróżnieniem przedsiębiorców i osób niebędących przedsiębiorcami. To badanie umożliwia wgląd w zrozumienie zjawiska przedsiębiorczości przez pryzmat obrazów, a dokładniej metafor przedsiębiorców, które istnieją zarówno wśród przedsiębiorców, jak i osób niebędących przedsiębiorcami. Aby osiągnąć założony cel, przeprowadzono badanie jakościowe i ilościowe. W badaniu jakościowym respondenci definiowali słowo "przedsiębiorca" za pomocą koncepcyjnych ekwiwalentów i wyjaśniali, dlaczego respondenci używają danych metafor do określenia przedsiębiorców. Badanie ilościowe stanowiła ankieta. Próba składała się ze 124 respondentów. (abstrakt oryginalny)

This paper starts with an introduction to and exploration of entrepreneurship. It further explains the theoretical basis of metaphors used in understanding entrepreneurship with entrepreneurs as the phenomena. This paper takes a new approach to examining the definitions of entrepreneurs, distinguishing between entrepreneurs and non-entrepreneurs. This research gives us insight into understanding the phenomena of entrepreneurship, through the lens of images of entrepreneurs that exist among both entrepreneurs and non-entrepreneurs. An exploratory analysis of entrepreneurial metaphors and concepts is conducted to achieve this goal. In a qualitative analysis of entrepreneurial concepts, respondents defined the word 'entrepreneur' with suggested conceptual equivalents. In an analysis of metaphors, respondents explained why they see entrepreneurs through such lenses. The sample consisted of 124 respondents. (original abstract)
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ISSN
1644-9584
Language
eng
URI / DOI
http://dx.doi.org/10.7172/1644-9584.65.9
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