A Set of Principles for Conducting Critical Research in Information Systems

  title={A Set of Principles for Conducting Critical Research in Information Systems},
  author={Michael D. Myers and Heinz K. Klein},
  journal={MIS Q.},
While criteria or principles for conducting positivist and interpretive research have been widely discussed in the IS research literature, criteria or principles for critical research are lacking. Therefore, the purpose of this paper is to propose a set of principles for the conduct of critical research in information systems. We examine the nature of the critical research perspective, clarify its significance, and review its major discourses, recognizing that its mission and methods cannot be… Expand

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