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International Journal of Sociotechnology and Knowledge Development (IJSKD) Volume 8, Issue 1

Book Description

The International Journal of Sociotechnology and Knowledge Development (IJSKD) wishes to publish papers that offer a detailed analysis and discussion on sociotechnical philosophy and practices which underpin successful organizational change thus building a more promising future for today's societies and organizations. It will encourage interdisciplinary texts that discuss current practices as well as demonstrating how the advances of - and changes within - technology affect the growth of society (and vice versa). The aim of this journal is to bring together the expertise of people who have worked practically in a changing society across the world for people in the field of organizational development and technology studies including information systems development and implementation.

This issue contains the following articles:

  • “Doctor Smartphone”: A Dispositive Analysis of the Norwegian Press's Presentation of M-Health Applications
  • Constructing and Deconstructing Gender in Second Life
  • Venting Negative Emotions on Twitter and The Number of Followers and Followees
  • Colour as an Indicator of Vulnerability of Users Within Social Networks