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‘ Post-Modern ’ Professional Work and Mobile Technology

  title={‘ Post-Modern ’ Professional Work and Mobile Technology},
  author={Masao Kakihara and Carsten S{\o}rensen},
This paper aims to theoretically discuss the emergence of the ‘post-modern’ professionals out of the ‘modern’ professionalism in the second half of the twentieth century, and how their adoption and intense use of information and communication technologies (ICTs), particularly mobile and wireless technologies, potentially shapes and is shaped by the emerging professionals’ work practices. For this discussion, the theory of Communities of Practice is employed as an analytical lens. In doing so… Expand
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  • Proceedings of the 35th Annual Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences
  • 2002
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