DOI: 10.4018/978-1-4666-5986-5.ch010


This chapter summarizes contributions of the Informing View of Organization (IVO) to theorizing on information systems and on organization. It also brings guidelines for using IVO in research and management. Limitations and directions for future research are outlined.
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Contributions Of Informing View Of Organization

The IVO framework is inter-disciplinary. It brings together IS theory, organization theory, and select parts from cognitive theory, theory of human communication, and semiotics. The emphasis has been on the first two academic fields. That is where intended contributions are to be salient.

In particular, IS theory should benefit from:

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