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Theories Used in IS Research Wiki
This site provides researchers with summarized information on theories widely used in information systems (IS) research. Click on a linked theory name below to find details about the theory, some examples of IS papers using the theory, and links to related sites. Please feel free to summarize a theory, add to the information already present, correct errors, or suggest additional theories for the list. Theories yet to be summarized and theory submission guidelines can be found below. The editors of this site are Scott Schneberger and Mike Wade. Senior IS researcher site advisors are Sid Huff, Dan Robey, Carol Saunders, Geoff Walsham, and Jane Webster. All information on this site is presented under a GNU Free Documentation License].
This site is built on user contributions. PLEASE SHARE YOUR KNOWLEDGE AND CONTRIBUTE!!
All contributions to this wiki are encouraged and welcome!
Guidelines for Contributors:
- All changes or additions to the Theories Used in IS Research wiki require registration. You can register by clicking the 'Log in / create account' icon at the top, right corner of the page.
- Corrections or additions to existing theory summaries are welcomed.
- Contact Mike Wade if you want to add a new theory summary to the site.
- References should be in the standard MISQ reference format: (http://www.misq.org/roadmap/standards.html).
- All contributors agree that any information submitted to this wiki is presented publicly under a GNU Free Documentation License.
- Copyright material should not be posted to the site without permission of the copyright holder.
Please help us to make this resourse as valuable as possible!
Scott Schneberger and Mike Wade.
Theories Used in IS Research wiki site editors
THANK YOU!! to the following individuals who have added pages to this wiki (number of contributions in parentheses):
Hamid Akbari (6), Amy Hageman (1), Hossam Ali-Hassan (7), Anna Alon (1), Abbas Aslani Mahmoudi (1), Jason Chen (1), Alanah Davis (3), James S. Denford (1), Jijesh Devan (1), Brent Furneaux (8), Kenneth Grant (1), Joyce Jin (1), J. Randel Kuhn, Jr. (1), Frank Land (1), Ting-Peng Liang (1), Lars P. Linden (1), Alex Lyubimov (1), Benjamin Müller (1), Dorit Nevo (2), Sebastian Olbrich (1), Oluwakemi Onwuchekwa (1), James Parrish (1), Alain Pinsonneault (1), Marlei Pozzebon (1), Israr Qureshi (1), Jeff Reinking (1), Scott Schneberger (2), Sally Tomsevic (2), Dany Di Tullio (1), Karthikeyan Umapathy (1), Nils Urbach (1), Mike Wade (10), Anthony Wong (1), Kimberly Zahller (2)
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