Information Systems Action Research

An Applied View of Emerging Concepts and Methods

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ISBN: 978-0-387-36059-1 (Print) 978-0-387-36060-7 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxv

  2. Methodological Issues

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Chapter

      Pages 3-17

      Action Research

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      Chapter

      Pages 19-41

      The Structure of Power in Action Research Projects

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      Chapter

      Pages 43-60

      Action is an Artifact

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      Chapter

      Pages 61-96

      Action Research and Design in Information Systems

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      Chapter

      Pages 97-129

      The Three Threats of Organizational Action Research

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      Chapter

      Pages 131-158

      Driven by Two Masters, Serving Both

  3. IS Action Research in Practice

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 159-159

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      Chapter

      Pages 161-191

      Story Telling in Action Research Projects

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      Chapter

      Pages 193-216

      Action Research in New Product Development

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      Chapter

      Pages 217-239

      Action Research in A Virtual Setting

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      Chapter

      Pages 241-253

      Healthcare

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      Chapter

      Pages 255-275

      Generating Data for Research on Emerging Technologies

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      Chapter

      Pages 277-310

      A Test of the Communication Flow Optimization Model Through an Action Research Study at a Defense Contractor

  4. Current Debate on IS Action Research

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 311-311

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      Chapter

      Pages 313-326

      Educing Theory from Practice

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      Chapter

      Pages 327-353

      A Critical Assessment of Information Systems Action Research

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      Chapter

      Pages 355-375

      Is Action Research and Its Criteria

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      Chapter

      Pages 377-394

      Action Research and Consulting

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      Chapter

      Pages 395-404

      A Plea for Action Research in Accounting Information Systems

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      Chapter

      Pages 405-419

      Insider as Action Researcher

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 421-426