Investigate the Social Actor Model of ICT Use in Organizations

  title={Investigate the Social Actor Model of ICT Use in Organizations},
  author={IpKin Wong and Patricia Steinhoff},
  journal={2009 42nd Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences},
This research advances the study of social factors in information systems through an empirical exploration of communication and information technology (ICT) use as hypothesized in the social actor model proposed by Lamb and Kling [1]. Using a large sample of North American academics, the research identifies seven general types of ICT use. The findings support the social actor model in the context of professional organizations, and reveal that individual characteristics play a more prominent… CONTINUE READING

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