Work, workflow and information systems
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Published by IOS Press in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, Washington, DC .
Written in English


  • Information resources management,
  • Systems engineering,
  • Workflow

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by William B. Rouse and Andrew P. Sage.
SeriesTennenbaum Institute series on enterprise systems -- v. 1
ContributionsRouse, William B., Sage, Andrew P.
LC ClassificationsT58.64 .W67 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 176 p. :
Number of Pages176
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18505976M
ISBN 101586037692
ISBN 109781586037697
LC Control Number2007931480

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