The collection of papers in this e-book "Complexity and IT Design and Evolution" addresses complexity drawing upon multi-faceted, multi-theoretical lines of inquiry. Frameworks from complexity science, institutional theory, social science, philosophy, and recent thinking in science and technology studies (STS) are used as theoretical lenses to conceptualize and analyze complexity in IS and to offer ways to mitigate it.
Cover CONTENTS EDITORIAL BOARD Introduction Toward a complexity theory of information systems development Interpreting socio-technical co-evolution Fluids or flows? Information and qualculation in medical practice Self-destructive dynamics in large-scale technochange and some ways of counteracting it Information out of information: on the self-referential dynamics of information growth.
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.