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IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology

Advances in Information Systems Research, Education and Practice

IFIP 20th World Computer Congress, TC 8, Information Systems, September 7-10, 2008, Milano, Italy

Editors: Avison, D., Kasper, G.M., Pernici, B., Ramos, I., Roode, D. (Eds.)

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International Federation for Information Processing

The IFIP series publishes state-of-the-art results in the sciences and technologies of information and communication. The scope of the series includes: foundations of computer science; software theory and practice; education; computer applications in technology; communication systems; systems modeling and optimization; information systems; computers and society; computer systems technology; security and protection in information processing systems; artificial intelligence; and human-computer interaction. Proceedings and post-proceedings of refereed international conferences in computer science and interdisciplinary fields are featured. These results often precede journal publication and represent the most current research. The principal aim of the IFIP series is to encourage education and the dissemination and exchange of information about all aspects of computing.

For more information about the 300 other books in the IFIP series, please visit www.springer.com.

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Table of contents (17 chapters)

Table of contents (17 chapters)
  • The Practical Relevance of IT Education: Skill Requirements and Education Expectations of Practitioners

    Pages 1-13

    Riihijärvi, Jorma (et al.)

  • Challenges of Professionalization: Bridging Research and Practice through a Body of Knowledge for IT Specialists

    Pages 15-27

    Iivari, Juhani (et al.)

  • Mapping Research Questions to Research Methods

    Pages 29-41

    Järvinen, Pertti

  • Reflections on 50 Years of Computing: Impact of Professionalism on Teaching, Practice and Research

    Pages 43-51

    Olle, T. William

  • Advances in Information Systems Development: From Discipline and Predictability to Agility and Improvisation

    Pages 53-75

    Pries-Heje, Jan (et al.)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Advances in Information Systems Research, Education and Practice
Book Subtitle
IFIP 20th World Computer Congress, TC 8, Information Systems, September 7-10, 2008, Milano, Italy
Editors
  • David Avison
  • George M. Kasper
  • Barbara Pernici
  • Isabel Ramos
  • Dewald Roode
Series Title
IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology
Series Volume
274
Copyright
2008
Publisher
Springer US
Copyright Holder
IFIP International Federation for Information Processing
eBook ISBN
978-0-387-09682-7
DOI
10.1007/978-0-387-09682-7
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-387-09681-0
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4419-3515-1
Series ISSN
1868-4238
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XX, 214
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