Embracing Information as Concept and Practice

  • Robert Stephens
Part of the IFIP International Federation for Information Processing book series (IFIPAICT, volume 143)


In this position paper it is argued that generic theories of the information concept will be an obstacle to the Information Systems discipline assuming intellectual leadership of the information portfolio associated with the growth of computing technologies beyond the organization.


Information information systems 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert Stephens
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  1. 1.University of the West of EnglandEngland

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