Explain the important elements that Tillmann, K., and Goddard, A. (2008) discuss in the Literature Review (section 2) and its relationship to Strategic Management Accounting context. (4 marks)
The authors have adopted a case study approach to answer the research questions. How did the authors address the issue of validity and reliability in data analysis and explain how that was integrated into the paradigm model of sense-making in a strategic context (figure 2). (8 Marks)
Tillmann, K., and Goddard, A. (2008) suggests that sense-making is core to understanding SMA in organisations. Describe the important elements for contextual conditions of sense-making (section 5.4). What impact did they have on the study and how?