Social Science Computer Review

Volume 24, Number 3

Fall, 2006

 

Symposium: Applying Critical Theory to the Study of ICT

 

Introduction:  Applying critical theory to the study of ICT  / Helen Richardson, Andrea Tapia and Lynette Kvasny

 

Michel Foucault in The Social Study of ICTs: Critique and Reappraisal / Leslie Willcocks

 

The Consumer as Foucauldian “Object of Knowledge” / Ashlee Humphreys

 

Postmodernism and Criticality in Information Systems Research: What Critical Management Studies Can Contribute / Nathalie Mitev

 

Politics, Complexity and Systems Implementation: Critically Exposing Power /  Konrad Peszynski and Brian Corbitt

 

Being  Professional: Organisational Control in Indian Call Centres /  Premilla D’Cruz and Ernesto Noronha

 

Non-Symposium Articles

 

Pursuing Social Change Online: The Use of Four Protest Tactics on the Internet / Jennifer Earl

 

Reports and Communications

 

E-Government Website Accessibility in Australia and China: A Longitudinal Study / Yuquan Shi

 

Book Review

 

Implementing and Managing eGovernment: An International Text, by Richard Heeks / Reviewed by Carl Grafton