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Information systems and global diversity [electronic resource] / Chrisanthi Avgerou.

By: Avgerou, Chrisanthi.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2002Description: 1 online resource (viii, 267 p.).ISBN: 9780191528965 (electronic bk.); 019152896X (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Information technology -- Social aspects -- Cross-cultural studies | Organizational change -- Cross-cultural studies | Technologie de l'information -- Aspect social -- �Etudes transculturelles | Changement organisationnel -- �Etudes transculturelles | COMPUTERS -- Information Technology | ICT | Organisatieverandering | Regionale verschillenGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Information systems and global diversity.DDC classification: 303.48/33 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
pt. 1. Theory. The institutional nature of ICT and organizational change ; The socio-technical nature of information systems innovation ; Multiple situated rationalities ; The global, the local, and the disembedded -- pt. 2. Insights from case studies. Pemex- transforming a national company ; IKA- striving to modernize a state bureaucracy ; An experiment of flexible specialization in Cyprus ; Medical drug utilization information systems in the United States and Europe ; The nature and significance of global diversity for information systems.
Summary: This book studies the intertwined processes of information systems implementation and organisational change within the current trend of economic globalisation.
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Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

pt. 1. Theory. The institutional nature of ICT and organizational change ; The socio-technical nature of information systems innovation ; Multiple situated rationalities ; The global, the local, and the disembedded -- pt. 2. Insights from case studies. Pemex- transforming a national company ; IKA- striving to modernize a state bureaucracy ; An experiment of flexible specialization in Cyprus ; Medical drug utilization information systems in the United States and Europe ; The nature and significance of global diversity for information systems.

This book studies the intertwined processes of information systems implementation and organisational change within the current trend of economic globalisation.

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