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The China Information Technology Handbook

Editors: Ordóñez de Pablos, Patricia, Lytras, Miltiadis D. (Eds.)

  • Provides unique opportunities for the exploitation of business and strategic management of IT in the context of China
  • Serves as a reference edition for IT/CS/IS practitioners that are thirsty for knowledge on China and IT, plus advanced-level textbook for strategic management of IT courses
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About this book

The China Information Technology Handbook is a reference for those interested in information technologies and emerging management practices in China. This reference is timely, responding to the high demand of society to adopt emerging technologies in all aspects of business and economic activity, towards innovative solutions to research problems and high performance systems. The emphasis on information technologies and management provides a unique value proposition and gives characteristics of flexibility and adoption to diverse audiences. The subject area is a combination of global information technology and management along with strategic management of IT.

The China Information Technology Handbook exploits state-of-the-art and emerging trends in theory and technology. This reference demonstrates the capacity of information technology, management and sustainable development for the mutual understanding, prosperity and well being of all the citizens in the related regions. This book also provides unique opportunities for the exploitation of business and strategic management of IT in the context of China.

This handbook is primarily designed for a professional and academic audience. Professionals working as policy makers, corporate quality managers and directors and government officers, within IT Management world-wide will be interested in this work. This book is also suitable for advanced-level students in computer science and business management as a reference or secondary text for strategic management of IT courses.

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From the reviews:

"Editors de Pablos and Lytras state that the intent of this compilation of 22 articles covering topics related to technology in China is to bring together academics, researchers, entrepreneurs, policy makers, and government representatives. From an academic perspective, this is a multidisciplinary work, which would be a useful addition to collections in many subject areas. … This handbook is a valuable IT resource and will be important for institutions with Asian collections or programs. Summing Up: Highly recommended. Upper-division undergraduates through professionals." (J. L. Waterhouse, Choice, Vol. 46 (11), 2009)


Table of contents (22 chapters)

  • China’s Perspectives on the Development of IT

    HOU, Ying (et al.)

    Pages 1-18

  • Software Evolution for Evolving China

    Yang, Hongji (et al.)

    Pages 1-33

  • Cultural Characteristics

    Ilhéu, Maria Fernanda Pargana

    Pages 1-24

  • The Role of China in Requirements Research

    Davis, Alan M. (et al.)

    Pages 1-28

  • Chinese Consumers’ Attitudes and Adoption of Online and Mobile Banking

    Laforet, Sylvie

    Pages 1-18

Buy this book

eBook $199.00
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  • ISBN 978-0-387-77743-6
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Download immediately after purchase
Hardcover $259.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-0-387-77742-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $259.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4419-4599-0
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The China Information Technology Handbook
Editors
  • Patricia Ordóñez de Pablos
  • Miltiadis D. Lytras
Copyright
2009
Publisher
Springer US
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag US
eBook ISBN
978-0-387-77743-6
DOI
10.1007/978-0-387-77743-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-387-77742-9
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4419-4599-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVII, 433
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