Information Systems Research as a Science

  • Jan Recker
Part of the Progress in IS book series (PROIS)


At one time, a friend of mine gave me a book to inform me as to the nature of science. My immediate response was that I did not need such a book; at that stage I was already tenured, promoted to Associate Professor with a good track record in publishing, and the promise of many publications to come. Clearly, I thought, I know what science is about.


Scientific Method Emotional Intelligence Information System Research Essential Concept Current Accumulation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jan Recker
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  1. 1.School of Information SystemsQueensland University of TechnologyBrisbane, QLDAustralia

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