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IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology

Information and Communication Technologies for Development

14th IFIP WG 9.4 International Conference on Social Implications of Computers in Developing Countries, ICT4D 2017, Yogyakarta, Indonesia, May 22-24, 2017, Proceedings

Editors: Choudrie, J., Islam, M.S., Wahid, F., Bass, J.M., Priyatma, J.E. (Eds.)

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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 14th IFIP WG 9.4 International Conference on Social Implications of Computers in Developing Countries, ICT4D 2017, held in Yogyakarta, Indonesia, in May 2017.
The 60 revised full papers and 8 short papers presented together with 3 keynotes were carefully reviewed and selected from 118 submissions. The papers are organized in the following topical sections: large scale and complex information systems for development; women empowerment and gender justice; social mechanisms of ICT-enabled development; the data revolution and sustainable development goals; critical perspectives on ICT and open innovation for  development; the contribution of practice theories to ICT for development; agile development; indigenous local community grounded ICT developments; global sourcing and development; sustainability in ICT4D; and information systems development and implementation in Southeast Asia. Also included are a graduate student track, current issues and notes. 
The chapter ‘An Analysis of Accountability Concepts for Open Development’ is open access under a CC BY 4.0 license via link.springer.com.

Table of contents (38 chapters)

  • Facilitating Social Harmony Through ICTs

    Davison, Robert M.

    Pages 3-9

  • Theoretical Framing of ICT4D Research

    Avgerou, Chrisanthi

    Pages 10-23

  • Design, Needs, and Aspirations in International Development

    Toyama, Kentaro

    Pages 24-32

  • Leveraging Software Platform Capabilities to Support HIV (ART) Treatment Adherence Management: A Case from Sierra Leone

    Adu-Gyamfi, Eric (et al.)

    Pages 35-46

  • Patchworks of Logistics Management Information Systems: Challenges or Solutions for Developing Countries?

    Bergum, Bjørn-Ingar (et al.)

    Pages 47-58

Buy this book

eBook £105.00
price for United Kingdom (gross)
  • Due: May 15, 2017
  • ISBN 978-3-319-59111-7
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
Hardcover £131.50
price for United Kingdom (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-59110-0
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Information and Communication Technologies for Development
Book Subtitle
14th IFIP WG 9.4 International Conference on Social Implications of Computers in Developing Countries, ICT4D 2017, Yogyakarta, Indonesia, May 22-24, 2017, Proceedings
Editors
  • Jyoti Choudrie
  • M. Sirajul Islam
  • Fathul Wahid
  • Julian M. Bass
  • Johanes Eka Priyatma
Series Title
IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology
Series Volume
504
Copyright
2017
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
© IFIP International Federation for Information Processing
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-59111-7
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-59111-7
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-59110-0
Series ISSN
1868-4238
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVII, 850
Number of Illustrations and Tables
96 b/w illustrations
Topics