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Co-guarantor attributes: a systemic approach to evaluating expert support

Reynolds, Martin (2001). Co-guarantor attributes: a systemic approach to evaluating expert support. In: Remenyi, D. and Brown, A. eds. Eighth European Conference on Information Technology Evaluation Conference proceedings, Oriel College, Oxford, UK 17-18 September 2001. Reading, UK: MCIL Press, pp. 561–571.

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Abstract

The paper suggests features of a generic framework which can assist in highlighting good practice as well as revealing shortcomings in expert support for management decision-making. Following the earlier writings of Habermas, I argue that expertise might be identified and considered as a set of �co-guarantor attributes� based upon knowledge constitutive interests. Co-guarantor attributes can be used as a benchmark for evaluation, where affirmative features of expert support can be identified as well as the incidence of �false guarantor� attributes which might be significant in perpetuating costly and unsuccessful intervention.

Item Type: Book Section
Copyright Holders: 2001 Martin Reynolds
ISBN: 0-9540488-0-6, 978-0-9540488-0-8
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) > Engineering and Innovation
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Innovation, Knowledge & Development research centre (IKD)
Design and Innovation
Item ID: 6039
Depositing User: Martin Reynolds
Date Deposited: 18 Dec 2006
Last Modified: 23 Mar 2017 19:15
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/6039
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