IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology

Information Systems and Qualitative Research

Proceedings of the IFIP TC8 WG 8.2 International Conference on Information Systems and Qualitative Research, 31st May–3rd June 1997, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Editors: Lee, Allen, Liebenau, Jonathon, DeGross, Janice (Eds.)

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This book contains the papers presented and discussed at the conference that was held in May/June 1997, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, and that was sponsored by Working Group 8.2 of the International Federation for Information Processing. IFIP established 8.2 as a group concerned with the interaction of information systems and the organization.
Information Systems and Qualitative Research is essential reading for professionals and students working in information systems in a business environment, such as systems analysts, developers and designers, data administrators, and senior executives in all business areas that use information technology, as well as consultants in the fields of information systems, management, and quality management.

Table of contents (28 chapters)

  • Information Systems and Qualitative Research

    Lee, A. S. (et al.)

    Pages 1-8

  • The Qualitative Difference in Information Systems Research and Practice

    Markus, M. L.

    Pages 11-27

  • Crisis in the Case Study Crisis: Marginal Diminishing Returns to Scale in the Quantitative-Qualitative Research Debate

    King, J. L. (et al.)

    Pages 28-30

  • A Review on the Use of Action Research in Information Systems Studies

    Lau, F.

    Pages 31-68

  • Panel — The Impact of Action Research on Information Systems

    Baskerville, R. (et al.)

    Pages 69-69

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Information Systems and Qualitative Research
Book Subtitle
Proceedings of the IFIP TC8 WG 8.2 International Conference on Information Systems and Qualitative Research, 31st May–3rd June 1997, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Editors
  • Allen Lee
  • Jonathon Liebenau
  • Janice DeGross
Series Title
IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology
Copyright
1997
Publisher
Springer US
Copyright Holder
IFIP International Federation for Information Processing
eBook ISBN
978-0-387-35309-8
DOI
10.1007/978-0-387-35309-8
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-412-82360-2
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4757-5487-2
Series ISSN
1868-4238
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 571
Number of Illustrations and Tables
1 b/w illustrations
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