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Title Information society and the workplace : spaces, boundaries and agency / edited by Tuula Heiskanen and Jeff Hearn.
Imprint London ; New York : Routledge, 2004.

Series Routledge studies in technology, work and organizations ; 1
Routledge studies in technology, work and organizations ; 1.
Subject Information society.
Industrial sociology.
Alt Name Heiskanen, Tuula.
Hearn, Jeff, 1947-
Series Routledge studies in technology, work and organizations ; 1
Routledge studies in technology, work and organizations ; 1.
Subject Information society.
Industrial sociology.
Alt Name Heiskanen, Tuula.
Hearn, Jeff, 1947-
Description 1 online resource (xvi, 230 pages) : illustrations.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-225) and index.
Contents Book Cover; Title; Contents; Notes on contributors; Preface: paradoxes of information, society and workplaces; Acknowledgements; Spaces, places and communities of practice; Bounded or empowered by technology? Information system specialists' views on people's freedom within technology; Gendered local agency: the development of regional information society; Empty spaces without knowledge and management; The dynamics of control and commitment in IT firms; Virtualizing the office: micro-level impacts and driving forces of increased ICT use; Women and technological pleasure at work?
Summary Bringing together studies of everyday local practices in workplaces within information society, this book has a special focus on social space and the agency of actors. it includes both theoretical reviews and qualitative research.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 0203402650 (electronic bk.)
9780203402658 (electronic bk.)
9780415272230
0415272238
9786610074686
6610074682
0415272238 (Cloth)
OCLC # 56092581
Additional Format Print version: Information society and the workplace. London ; New York : Routledge, 2004 0415272238 (DLC) 2003047220 (OCoLC)52514420