Handbook of Research on Socio-Technical Design and Social Networking Systems, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1605662658
  • ISBN-13: 9781605662657
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 925 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2009 | Published/Released April 2009
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2009

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Addresses current issues of research into socio-technical systems (STSs). Provides suggestions on how social knowledge can synergize with technical knowledge.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Editorial Advisory Board.
List of Contributors.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
List of Reviewers.
1: General Socio-Technical Theory.
2: General Socio-Technical Theory.
3: The Social Requirements of Technical Systems.
4: The Social Study of Computer Science.
5: Virtual Collaboration and Community.
6: The Social Derivation of Technical Systems.
7: Socio-Technical Theory and Work Systems in the Information Age.
8: An Engagement Strategy for Community Network Research and Design.
9: On the Alignment of Organizational and Software Structure.
10: Socio-Technical Perspectives.
11: Socio-Technical Perspectives.
12: Privacy and the Identity Gap in Socio-Technical Systems.
13: Privacy Regulation in the Metaverse.
14: Leadership of Integrated Teams in Virtual Environments.
15: Recontextualising Technology in Appropriation Processes.
16: Explaining Participation in Online Communities.
17: Cyber Security and Anti-Social Networking.
18: Emerging Cybercrime Variants in the Socio-Technical Space.
19: Developing Innovative Practice in Service Industries.
20: Socio-Technical Analysis.
21: Socio-Technical Analysis.
22: Using Communication Norms in Socio-Technical Systems.
23: Socio-Instrumental Pragmatism in Action.
24: A Framework for Using Analytics to Make Decisions.
25: The Challenges of Co-Design and the Case of e-Me.
26: Formal Analysis of Workflows in Software Development.
27: The Role of Expectations in Information Systems Development.
28: Building a Path for Future Communities.
29: Socio-Technical Design.
30: Socio-Technical Design.
31: Systems Design with the Socio-Technical Walkthrough.
32: Applied Pragmatism and Interaction Design.
33: A Social Framework for Software Architectural Design.
34: Designing for Trust.
35: Pattern languages for CMC Design.
36: Creating Social Technologies to Assist and Understand Social Interactions.
37: A Modern Socio-Technical View on ERP-Systems.
38: Being Face to Face: A State of Mind or Technological Design?.