Best Practices and Conceptual Innovations in Information Resources Management: Utilizing Technologies to Enable Global Progressions, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1605661295
  • ISBN-13: 9781605661292
  • DDC: 658.4038
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 370 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2008 | Published/Released February 2009
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2008

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Provides authoritative insight into emerging developments in information resources management and how these technologies are shaping the way the world does business, creates policies, and advances organizational practices.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Editorial Board.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
1: Integrating the Fragmented Pieces of IS Research Paradigms and Frameworks: A Systems Approach.
2: Could the Work System Method Embrace Systems Concepts More Fully?.
3: The Distribution of a Management Control System in an Organization.
4: Making the Case for Critical Realism: Examining the Implementation of Automated Performance Management Systems.
5: System-of-Systems Cost Estimation: Analysis of Lead System Integrator Engineering Activities.
6: Mixing Soft Systems Methodology and UML in Business Process Modeling.
7: Managing E-Mail Systems: An Exploration of Electronic Monitoring and Control in Practice.
8: Information and Knowledge Perspectives in Systems Engineering and Management for Innovation and Productivity through Enterprise Resource Planning.
9: The Knowledge Sharing Model: Stressing the Importance of Social Ties and Capital.
10: A Meta-Analysis Comparing the Sunk Cost Effect for IT and Non-IT Projects.
11: E-Learning Business Risk Management with Real Options.
12: Examining Online Purchase Intentions in B2C E-Commerce: Testing an Integrated Model.
13: Information Technology Industry Dynamics: Impact of Disruptive Innovation Strategy.
14: Modeling Customer-Related IT Diffusion.
15: The Impact of Computer Self-Efficacy and System Complexity on Acceptance of Information Technologies.
16: Determining User Satisfaction from the Gaps in Skill Expectations Between IS Employees and their Managers.
17: The Impact of Missing Skills on Learning and Project Performance.
18: Beyond Development: A Research Agenda for Investigating Open Source Software User Communities.
19: Electronic Meeting Topic Effects.
20: Mining Text with the Prototype-Matching Method.
21: A Review of IS Research Activities and Outputs Using Pro Forma Abstracts.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.