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A Transition Perspective for Business School Research and Education in China.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Management & Organization Review. Oct2022, Vol. 18 Issue 5, p1011-1030. 20p.

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Abstract: 摘要: 本文运用转型研究中的有关理念分析中国商学院系统的转型。转型研究是从研究能源、水、食物等人类社会中的各种"社会-技术体系"的转型发展起来的研究领域。本文采用转型研究中的多层次视角,分析影响中国商学院系统转型的主要因素。本文还基于转型研究中的转型管理理论和政治维度的研究,探讨在中国特定环境中商学院转型所需的条件。尽管有一些限制条件,这一转型观为分析和促进中国商学院研究与教育的转型实践提供了新的视角。 [ABSTRACT FROM AUTHOR]...

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Anticipation and modal power: Opening up and closing down the momentum of sociotechnical systems.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Social Studies of Science (Sage Publications, Ltd.). Oct2022, Vol. 52 Issue 5, p783-805. 23p.

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Abstract: Within STS, there are three approaches to the creation and mobilization of futures: descriptive, normative, and interventive. Visions, expectations, and imaginaries are currently seen as anticipatory artifacts that close down the momentum of sociotechn...

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The effects of the Toyota Way on agile manufacturing: an empirical analysis.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Manufacturing Technology Management. 2022, Vol. 33 Issue 8, p1450-1472. 23p.

Abstract: Purpose: The purpose of this research is to examine the impact of the Toyota Way (TW), TW pillars (i.e. continuous improvement, and respect for people), and TW elements (i.e. challenge, kaizen, genchi-genbutsu, respect, and teamwork) on agile manufactu...

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Exploring the role of power on procurement and supply chain management systems in a humanitarian organisation: a socio-technical systems view.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International Journal of Production Research. Jun2021, Vol. 59 Issue 12, p3591-3616. 26p. 2 Diagrams, 1 Chart.

Abstract: As major disasters vary in both severity and incidence, making appropriate humanitarian responses critical, disaster relief supply chains increasingly incorporate both social and technical aspects into their operations. Power relations and their implic...

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Opening Up Containment.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Science, Technology & Human Values. Sep2022, Vol. 47 Issue 5, p937-959. 23p.

Abstract: Our paper contributes to Science, Technology and Society (STS) scholarship on the practices and technologies of containment. We build on existing work in STS that has analyzed containment as a performative sociotechnical system that generates and susta...

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Economic Reforms and the Rise of Milk Mega Farms in Vietnam: Governing the Post-socialist Transition.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): European Journal of Development Research. Aug2022, Vol. 34 Issue 4, p2098-2125. 28p.

Abstract: Résumé: Au cours des 30 dernières années, plusieurs réformes économiques ont profondément transformé le secteur agro-alimentaire vietnamien. Dans cette étude, nous utilisons le concept de « transition sociotechnique » pour analyser ces changements. Jus...

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Lean-as-imagined differs from lean-as-done: the influence of complexity.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Production Planning & Control. Aug2022, Vol. 33 Issue 11, p1097-1114. 18p.

Abstract: Lean production has been more and more applied in systems with various levels of complexity, which tends to create a gap between Lean-as-Imagined (LAI) in design and Lean-as-Done (LAD) in practice. This paper presents a framework for investigating the ...

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'I'm still the master of the machine.' Internet users' awareness of algorithmic decision-making and their perception of its effect on their autonomy.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Information, Communication & Society. Jul2022, Vol. 25 Issue 9, p1311-1332. 22p.

Abstract: Algorithms are an integral part of our everyday lives and shape the selection and presentation of information and communication on the internet. At the same time, media users are faced with a lack of control and transparency when interacting with these...

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Measurement and classification of inter-actor dependencies in goal models.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Software & Systems Modeling. Dec2022, Vol. 21 Issue 6, p2267-2310. 44p.

Abstract: Goal-oriented requirements engineering approaches aim to capture desired goals and strategies of relevant stakeholders during early requirements engineering stages, using goal models. Socio-technical systems (STSs) involve a rich interplay of human act...

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Enhancing a quality culture in higher education from a socio-technical systems design perspective.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Quality in Higher Education. Dec2022, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p345-359. 15p.

Abstract: Despite increasing scholarly interest in the phenomenon of quality culture, the existing literature is largely silent on or ambiguous concerning how to realise such a quality culture. In this paper, insights from the field of socio-technical systems de...

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