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Social Informatics: Perspectives, Examples, and Trends


ARIST Volume 36, ISSN 0066-4200


Discusses the problems, methods, and domains that help define social informatics and considers how it relates to information science. Topics include the relationship between uses of information and communication technologies (ICT) and organizational effects; the role of the social context; methodological pluralism; and trends in social informatics research. (Contains 94 references.) (LRW)


Sawyer, S. & Eschenfelder, K.R. (2002). Social Informatics: Perspectives, Examples, and Trends. Annual Review of Information Science and Technology (ARIST), 36, 427. Retrieved January 16, 2022 from .

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