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Networking as Knowledge Work: A Study of Strategic Inter-Organizational Development in the Financial Services Industry

David Knights, Fergus Murray, and Hugh Willmott

in Information Technology and Organizations: Strategies, Networks, and Integration

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198289395
eISBN:
9780191684692
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198289395.003.0007
Subject:
Business and Management, Information Technology

This chapter presents a case study of a project to inaugurate an EDI system in the financial services industry. Here the actor-network approach is deployed to analyse the formation of this electronic ... More


Speaking for Information Systems: Analysing and Prescribing Material Information

Simon Lilley, Geoffrey Lightfoot, and Paulo Amaral M. N.

in Representing Organization: Knowledge, Management, and the Information Age

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198775416
eISBN:
9780191695360
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198775416.003.0005
Subject:
Business and Management, Information Technology, Organization Studies

This chapter describes a variety of methods that may be used to make sense of the technologies that are seen to herald the advent of the information society. In addition to providing an essential ... More


Networks Between Disciplines

Carl Knappett

in An Archaeology of Interaction: Network Perspectives on Material Culture and Society

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199215454
eISBN:
9780191804229
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199215454.003.0003
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

This chapter discusses network approaches and how they might provide the basis for a more satisfactory interactionist perspective. Network approaches offer three advantages to archaeology. First, the ... More


Representation 2: Representation and Simulation

Simon Lilley, Geoffrey Lightfoot, and Paulo Amaral M. N.

in Representing Organization: Knowledge, Management, and the Information Age

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198775416
eISBN:
9780191695360
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198775416.003.0006
Subject:
Business and Management, Information Technology, Organization Studies

This chapter both continues the discussion of the actor network approach and the centrality to it of the notion of translation between different forms of stability and change. It also returns to the ... More


Introduction: Why Networks?

Carl Knappett

in Network Analysis in Archaeology: New Approaches to Regional Interaction

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199697090
eISBN:
9780191745300
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199697090.003.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, Archaeology: Classical

This introductory chapter begins with a brief description of the use of the term ‘network’ in this volume, followed by discussions of non-network and network approaches. An overview of the subsequent ... More


Interaction, Space, and Scale

Carl Knappett

in An Archaeology of Interaction: Network Perspectives on Material Culture and Society

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199215454
eISBN:
9780191804229
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199215454.003.0002
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

This chapter examines interaction in archaeology and the social sciences, focusing on why network approaches have only received very limited exposure in some areas. It identifies archaeologists' ... More


Introduction

Helen Southworth

in Leonard and Virginia Woolf, The Hogarth Press and the Networks of Modernism

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748642274
eISBN:
9780748651979
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748642274.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This introductory chapter discusses the Hogarth Press, the publishing company owned by Leonard and Virginia Woolf, first examining the birth and evolution of the Hogarth Press along with a number of ... More


The network approach in teleost fishes and elasmobranchs

Jens Krause, Darren P. Croft, and Alexander D.M. Wilson

in Animal Social Networks

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780199679041
eISBN:
9780191794094
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199679041.003.0014
Subject:
Biology, Animal Biology

The study of teleost fishes has played an important role in pushing the boundaries of behavioural ecology, including research topics such as the evolution of life-history traits, sexual selection, ... More


Animal social networks: general conclusions

Jens Krause, Richard James, Daniel W. Franks, and Darren P. Croft

in Animal Social Networks

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780199679041
eISBN:
9780191794094
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199679041.003.0019
Subject:
Biology, Animal Biology

Although the application of network thinking to the study of animal social systems is not new, it is only in the last decade that the modern approach of the quantitative analysis of social networks ... More


Animal Social Networks

Jens Krause, Richard James, Daniel W. Franks, and Darren P. Croft (eds)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780199679041
eISBN:
9780191794094
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199679041.001.0001
Subject:
Biology, Animal Biology

The scientific study of networks — computer, social, and biological — has received an enormous amount of interest in recent years. However, the network approach has been applied to the field of ... More


Atlantic Networks and Local Frontiers

Andrew Sluyter

in Black Ranching Frontiers: African Cattle Herders of the Atlantic World, 1500-1900

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300179927
eISBN:
9780300183238
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300179927.003.0001
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter outlines the Atlantic actor-network approach which aims to contribute to the collective effort to understanding more thoroughly the processes that connected places in Africa, Europe, and ... More


Black Ranching Frontiers: African Cattle Herders of the Atlantic World, 1500-1900

Andrew Sluyter

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300179927
eISBN:
9780300183238
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300179927.001.0001
Subject:
History, African-American History

This book explains the role of blacks in establishing cattle ranching in a range of places throughout the Americas. It demonstrates that Africans played significant creative roles in establishing ... More


Networks of Objects

Carl Knappett

in An Archaeology of Interaction: Network Perspectives on Material Culture and Society

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199215454
eISBN:
9780191804229
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199215454.003.0007
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

This chapter considers the function and benefits of object networks. It first looks at the benefits of interacting with and through objects at the micro-scale. It then turns to ever-increasing ... More


Meso-networks: Communities of Practice

Carl Knappett

in An Archaeology of Interaction: Network Perspectives on Material Culture and Society

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199215454
eISBN:
9780191804229
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199215454.003.0005
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

This chapter examines meso-scale interactions, considering the possibility that it is at broader scales, beyond face-to-face experience, that network thinking comes into its own, both experientially ... More


Shifting Frontiers of Citizenship

Roniger Luis

in Exile, Diaspora, and Return: Changing Cultural Landscapes in Argentina, Chile, Paraguay, and Uruguay

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780190693961
eISBN:
9780190693992
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190693961.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Democratization

The processes of territorial displacement during the dictatorships opened the gates for recognizing the existence of transnational connections and of a permanent diaspora, including a diaspora of ... More


The multiple bases for linguistic structures

Robert Berwick

in Language Down the Garden Path: The Cognitive and Biological Basis for Linguistic Structures

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199677139
eISBN:
9780191756368
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199677139.003.0009
Subject:
Linguistics, Psycholinguistics / Neurolinguistics / Cognitive Linguistics, Theoretical Linguistics

Bever's “The cognitive basis for linguistic structures” was perhaps the first complete treatment about reconciling the inherent tension between accurately modeling external psychological behavior ... More


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