Information and Communication Technology in Organizations
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Information and Communication Technology in Organizations
Adoption, Implementation, Use and Effects


© 2005 | 240 pages | SAGE Publications Ltd
How can we best understand why the application of information and communication technology in organizations succeeds or fails? Calling on technical, organizational, social, psychological and economic perspectives, this book provides a fresh and comprehensive framework for answering this question.

Consideration is given to how ICT is adopted, implemented and used within organizations. Throughout special features will help readers clarify their understanding. These features include:

  • Case studies and vignettes that chart the opportunities and pitfalls created by ICT
  • Useful chapter introductions
  • An up to date glossary of concepts and abbreviations

 

 
PART ONE
 
ICT and Organization
Process and Factors  
 
Technology
 
Organizations
 
PART TWO
 
Adoption
From Exploration to Decision-Making  
 
Implementation
 
Use
Individual, Group and Organization  
 
Effects
Tasks, Processes and Structures  
 
PART THREE
 
E-commerce and E-business
 
E-government
 
Some Concluding Remarks and Research Agenda

A very detailed and easy book to follow. Good use of examples.

Miss Sharon Brooks
Faculty of Higher Education, City College Plymouth
August 29, 2014

A very detailed and easy book to follow. Good use of examples.

Miss Sharon Brooks
Faculty of Higher Education, City College Plymouth
August 29, 2014

I like that fact that this book is spilt into three parts . It provides a good introduction for students studying the ICT in organisations.

Mrs Jennifer Hogg
Business & General Education, North West regional college
October 26, 2012

Some useful and novel aspects

Dr Richard Hull
Newcastle Business School, Newcastle University
September 14, 2010

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