Essentials of Management Information Systems: Transforming Business & Management

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  • Edition: 3rd
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2/1/1999
  • Publisher: PRENTICE HALL
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This text prepares students for the constantly changing demands of using information systems as managers in today's fast-paced organizationsfirst by relating MIS to management, the organization and technology, focusing on the importance of integrating these elements; second by tracking emerging technologies and organizational trends; and third by consistently using examples taken from real businesses, both domestic and foreign.

Table of Contents

PART ONE Organizations, Management, and the Network Revolution 2(132)
Chapter 1 The Information Systems Revolution: Transforming Business and Management
Chapter 2 The Strategic Role of Information Systems
Chapter 3 Information Systems, Organizations, and Management
Chapter 4 Ethical and Social Impact of Information Systems
PART TWO Technical Foundations of Information Systems 134(96)
Chapter 5 Computers and Information Processing
Chapter 6 Information Systems Software
Chapter 7 Managing Data Resources
PART THREE Communications, Networks, and the Internet 230(70)
Chapter 8 Telecommunications and Networks
Chapter 9 The Internet: Electronic Commerce and Electronic Business
PART FOUR Building Information Systems: Contemporary Approaches 300(68)
Chapter 10 Redesigning the Organization with Information Systems
Chapter 11 Approaches to Systems-Building
PART FIVE Management and Organizational Support Systems 368(58)
Chapter 12 Managing Knowledge
Chapter 13 Enhancing Management Decision Making
PART SIX Managing Information Systems 426
Chapter 14 Information Systems Security and Control
Chapter 15 Managing International Information Systems
International Case Studies ICS 1
Appendix A: Business Process Redesign Project A 1
References R 1
Name Index NI 1
Organizations Index OI 1
International Organizations Index IOI 1
Subject Index SI 1

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