The action research vs design science debate: reflections from an intervention in eGovernment

@article{Papas2012TheAR,
  title={The action research vs design science debate: reflections from an intervention in eGovernment},
  author={Nikolaos Papas and Robert M. O'Keefe and Philip Seltsikas},
  journal={EJIS},
  year={2012},
  volume={21},
  pages={147-159}
}
Received: 19 January 2010 Revised: 27 September 2010 2nd Revision: 18 February 2011 3rd Revision: 29 June 2011 4th Revision: 22 September 2011 Accepted: 16 October 2011 Abstract As Design Science (DS) establishes itself as an acceptable approach to Information Systems research, many have commented on the similarity, or otherwise, between DS and Action Research (AR). Most of the writing on this topic has been conceptual, and not grounded in practice. In this paper, we present a piece of… CONTINUE READING