ERIC Number: EJ444699
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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An Empirically Grounded Model of the Adoption of Intellectual Technologies.
Wildemuth, Barbara M.
Journal of the American Society for Information Science, v43 n3 p210-24 Apr 1992
Data on adoption of 43 user-developed computing applications in 3 large corporations were analyzed to develop an empirically grounded model of the adoption process for intellectual technologies. A five-stage model consisting of Resource Acquisition, Application Development, Adoption/Renewal, Routinization/Enhancement, and External Adoption was derived and compared to previous models. (34 references) (MES)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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