The Consequences of Information: Institutional Implications of Technological Change

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Edward Elgar Publishing, 1 janv. 2007 - 216 pages
Jannis Kallinikos analyzes the recent spectacular growth of information and the self-propelling processes through which technological information is increasingly generated out of the reshuffling and recombination of available and interoperable information
 

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Table des matières

Organizations Information Networks
1
Technological Design and Social Systems
21
Information Growth as a SelfReferential Process
48
Excursus on Meaning Purpose and Information
76
Networks Revisited
86
Addendum on Networks and Institutions
111
The Organizational Order of Modernity
125
Epilogue on Technology and Institutions
154
Indicators and Patterns of Information Growth
164
References
179
Name Index
199
Subject Index
203
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Page 186 - Braa, K (2001). The control devolution: ERP and the side effects of globalization. The DATA BASE for Advances in Information Systems.
Page vii - The ecology of things used to enforce an economy of signs. The technology of information, however, has loosed a profusion of signs, and there is by now a rising sense of alarm about the flood of information that, instead of irrigating the culture, threatens to ravage it.

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