ERIC Number: EJ459845
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
The Adoption of Innovations over Time: Structural Determinants and Consequences in Library Organizations.
Damanpour, Fariborz; Evan, William M.
Library and Information Science Research, v14 n4 p465-82 Oct-Dec 1992
This study used a sampling of empirical data from public libraries to examine organizational characteristics (i.e., specialization, horizontal differentiation, vertical differentiation, professionalism, administrative intensity, organizational slack, and organizational size) and performance levels of three groups of organizations delineated according to their rate of innovation over time. (38 references) (MES)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Reports - Research
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