Theorizing in IS Research: What Came Before and What Comes Next?

  title={Theorizing in IS Research: What Came Before and What Comes Next?},
  author={Jonny Holmstr{\"o}m},
  journal={Scandinavian J. Inf. Systems},
Over the past decades, the IS community has adapted theories, methodologies, and philosophies from reference disciplines to solidify its domain. This has contributed to the diversity and pluralism in our field. As the IS discipline has evolved with relatively permeable research boundaries over the years, the diversity in theoretical underpinnings has been not only healthy but also essential to the evolution of our discipline. I find the challenges raised by Rose, Jones, and Truex to both… CONTINUE READING

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