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In search of an integrative vision for technology : interdisciplinary studies in information systems

Author: S Strijbos; Andrew Basden
Publisher: New York : Springer, 2006.
Series: Contemporary systems thinking.
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Aims to stimulate its readers to consider the 'whole story that is information systems' within the context of an integrative vision of technology. This work integrates disparate areas of debate and research while appreciating the contribution that philosophy can make to such thinking.
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In search of an integrative vision for technology.
New York : Springer, ©2006
(DLC) 2006920024
(OCoLC)69105536
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: S Strijbos; Andrew Basden
ISBN: 9780387321509 0387321500 9780387321622 0387321624
OCLC Number: 262687492
Description: 1 online resource (xix, 310 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Introduction: In Search of an Integrative Vision for Technology; Aspects of Knowledge Representation; Reflecting on the Use of the Concept of Qualifying Function in System Design; Elicitation of Highly Interdisciplinary Knowledge; An Appreciative Critique and Refinement of Checkland's Soft Systems Methodology; The Systems Character of Modern Technology; Communication Without Bounds?; Norms of Communication and the Rise of the Network Society; Evaluation of Systems in Human Practice; Multimodal Investigation of Technology-Aided Human Practice in Business Operations.
Series Title: Contemporary systems thinking.
Responsibility: [edited by] Sytse Strijbos, Andrew Basden.
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