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Handbook of critical information systems research : theory and application

Howcroft, Debra.

Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA : Edward Elgar c2005

Available at Central Connecticut State University  Stack Level 6  (T58.6 H683 2005 )()

  • Title:
    Handbook of critical information systems research : theory and application
  • Author: Howcroft, Debra.; Trauth, Eileen Moore.
  • Publisher: Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA : Edward Elgar
  • Creation Date: c2005
  • Language: English
  • Physical Description: xiv, 426 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
  • Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Subjects: Management information systems -- Research; Management information systems -- Social aspects; Information technology -- Social aspects; Critical theory
  • Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Contents: Choosing critical IS research / Debra Howcroft and Eileen M. Trauth
    Basic assumptions of the critical research perspectives in information systems / Dubravka Cecez-Kecmanovic
    Theoretical approaches for researching power and information systems : the benefit of a Machiavellian view / Leiser O. Silva
    Are social constructivist approaches critical? The case of IS failure / Nathalie N. Mitev
    Taking a critical linguistic turn : using critical discourse analysis for the study of information systems / Rosio Alvarez
    Against rules : the ethical turn in information systems / Alison Adam
    Management fashions and information systems / Chris Westrup
    Flexibility, freedom and women's emancipation : a Marxist critique of at-home telework / Anita Greenhill and Melanie Wilson
    Critical management studies : towards a more mature politics / Christopher Grey
    The wrong trousers? Beyond the design fallacy : social learning and the user / James Stewart and Robin Williams
    Critical engagement : why, what and how? / Geoff Walsham
    Towards critical interpretivism in IS research / Bill Doolin and Laurie McLeod
    Consuming passions in the 'global knowledge economy' / Helen Richardson
    Rationalities and emotions in IS innovation / Chrisanthi Avgerou and Kathy McGrath
    Evaluating e-governance projects in India : a focus on micro-level implementation / Shirin Madon
    Rethinking urban poverty : forms of capital, information technology and enterprise development / Lynette Kvasny and Lakshman Yapa
    'Global but local' : mediated work in global business organizations / Dagfinn Hertzberg and Eric Monteiro
    Competing rationalities : a critical study of telehealth in the UK / Ela Klecun.
  • OCLC Number: 61169895
  • Identifier: ISBN1843764784;ISBN9781843764786;LCCN2005051834