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Computer networking is changing the way people work and the way organizations function. Connections is an accessible guide to the promise and the pitfalls of this latest phase of the computer revolution.Lee Sproull is Professor of Management at Boston University. Sara Kiesler is Professor of Social and Decision Sciences at Carnegie Mellon University.

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Connections is an accessible guide to the promise and the pitfalls of this latest phase of the computer revolution.

Synopsis:

Lee Sproull and Sara Kiesler examine change with an unusually discerning eye and a critical intelligence that tolerates ambiguity and conditions its claims....In their balanced and insightful analysis, the authors urge us to understand that technologies may deliberately be used to reinforce a clear chain of command, to structure and even block pathways of information exchange to suppress 'extracurricular' use of the system and to improve security through surveillance....

Synopsis:

Computer networking is changing the way people work and the way organizations function.

Synopsis:

Lee Sproull is Professor of Management at Boston University. Sara Kiesler is Professor of Social and Decision Sciences at Carnegie Mellon University.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. [185]-204) and index.

About the Author

Lee Sproull holds the Leonard N. Stern School Professorship of Business at the Stern School, New York University, and is currently Vice-Dean of the Faculty.Sara Kiesler is Professor of Human Computer Interaction at Carnegie Mellon University. She has been elected into the CHI Academy by The Association for Computing Machinery's Special Interest Group on Computer-Human Interaction (ACM SIGCHI) in recognition of her outstanding leadership and service in the field of computer-human interaction.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780262691581
Subtitle:
New Ways of Working in the Networked Organization
With:
Kiesler, Sara B.
With:
Kiesler, Sara B.
Author:
Sproull, Lee
Author:
Kiesler, Sara
Publisher:
The MIT Press
Location:
Cambridge, Mass. :
Subject:
Business
Subject:
Internet - General
Subject:
Management
Subject:
Management Science
Subject:
Networking - General
Subject:
Management Information Systems
Subject:
Decision-making
Subject:
Communication in organizations
Subject:
Electronic mail systems
Subject:
Management - General
Subject:
Database applications
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Connections
Publication Date:
19920908
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 17
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
228
Dimensions:
8.9 x 5.8 x 0.6 in

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Product details 228 pages MIT Press - English 9780262691581 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Connections is an accessible guide to the promise and the pitfalls of this latest phase of the computer revolution.
"Synopsis" by , Lee Sproull and Sara Kiesler examine change with an unusually discerning eye and a critical intelligence that tolerates ambiguity and conditions its claims....In their balanced and insightful analysis, the authors urge us to understand that technologies may deliberately be used to reinforce a clear chain of command, to structure and even block pathways of information exchange to suppress 'extracurricular' use of the system and to improve security through surveillance....
"Synopsis" by , Computer networking is changing the way people work and the way organizations function.
"Synopsis" by , Lee Sproull is Professor of Management at Boston University. Sara Kiesler is Professor of Social and Decision Sciences at Carnegie Mellon University.
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