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The labyrinths of information : challenging the wisdom of systems

Author: Claudio Ciborra
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2004.
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This work takes an unusual approach to the use of information and communication technologies. The author uses metaphors such as 'bricolage' and 'gestell' to place a concern for human existence and our working lives at the centre of the study of ICTs and their use.
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Ciborra, Claudio.
Labyrinths of information.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2004
(OCoLC)56539584
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Claudio Ciborra
ISBN: 9780199275267 0199275262
OCLC Number: 314212148
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 195 pages)
Contents: 1. Invitation ; 2. Krisis - judging methods ; 3. Bricolage - improvisation, hacking, patching ; 4. Gestell - the power of infrastructures ; 5. Derive - drift and deviation ; 6. Xenia - hosting an innovation ; 7. Shih - architecture and action ; 8. Kairos (and Affectio) - seizing the opportunity (and moods and mental states) ; Methodological Appendix (Odos) - my chosen road
Responsibility: Claudio Ciborra ; with a foreword by Kristen Nygaard.

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Reading Ciborra gives, even to person who has been in this Industry for many years, a new vision of Information Technology and its impact on organizations and on every human being. * Elserino Piol, Read more...

 
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