Challenges in Conducting Empirical Work Using Structuration Theory : Learning from IT Research

  title={Challenges in Conducting Empirical Work Using Structuration Theory : Learning from IT Research},
  author={Marlei Pozzebon and Alain Pinsonneault},
Given the pervasiveness of information technology (IT) in human life at multiple levels – from individuals, to teams, organizations, markets, countries, and society – an increasing number of researchers have looked for alternative ways to study technology and organization interactions. One of the main perspectives that have been articulated by several researchers in IT is Giddens' structuration theory. However, the applicability of Giddens' concepts is not without difficulties. Two main points… CONTINUE READING
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