Embodying entrepreneurial identity

Eva Kašperová, John Kitching
  • International Journal of Entrepreneurial Behaviour & Research, July 2014, Emerald
  • DOI: 10.1108/ijebr-07-2013-0108

Embodying entrepreneurial identity

What is it about?

Entrepreneurial identity has been viewed primarily as a linguistic construct. This paper highlights the role of the body in identity formation. We identify a number of problematic assumptions in the literature, including the assumed able-bodiedness, and discuss the implications for researching entrepreneurs as embodied agents.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/ijebr-07-2013-0108

The following have contributed to this page: Professor John Kitching and Miss Eva Kasperova