Information Warfare in Business: Strategies of Control and Resistance in the Network Society

Information Warfare in Business: Strategies of Control and Resistance in the Network Society

by Iain Munro
     
 

Information Warfare in Business provides a significant and interesting perspective on the concept of the network organization. It illustrates the relations between information technology and organization, and in particular, between business organizations and the recent revolution in military affairs that has been called 'information warfare'. The main themes

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Information Warfare in Business provides a significant and interesting perspective on the concept of the network organization. It illustrates the relations between information technology and organization, and in particular, between business organizations and the recent revolution in military affairs that has been called 'information warfare'. The main themes discussed include the network society, knowledge management, nomadic strategy, information warfare, power and identity.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415339681
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
12/20/2004
Series:
Routledge Studies in Business Organizations and Networks Series
Pages:
216
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.63(d)

Meet the Author

Iain Munro is lecturer at the department of management at the University of St Andrews. He has published research in the fieldsof organisation studies, operation research and business ethics.

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Table of Contents

1Information warfare in business1
2Strategies for the information age : nomadic wisdom and guerrilla warfare15
3Mapping knowledge : the new cartographers of organization45
4Organization, society and information warfare67
5The virus metaphor : contamination and containment101
6Power relations in the information age129
7Real-time : control and resistance155
8Conclusions, connections, lines of flight177

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