• Leslie P. Willcocks
  • Chris Sauer
  • Mary C. Lacity


Volume 2 of the Formulating Research Methods in Information Systems (IS) series collects interesting and compelling articles from the Journal of Information Technology (JIT) pertaining to critical literature reviews and the craft of case study research.


Decision Support System Information System Institutional Theory Case Study Research Information System Research 
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  1. Arnott, D. and Pervan, G. (2014) A Critical Analysis of Decision Support Systems Research Revisited: The Rise of Design Science. Journal of Information Technology 29: 269–293.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  2. Eisenhardt, K.M. (1989) Building Theories from Case Study Research. Academy of Management Review 14(4): 532–550.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  3. Lacity, M., Khan, S., Yan, A. and Willcocks, L. (2010) A Review of the IT Outsourcing Empirical Literature and Future Research Directions. Journal of Information Technology 25: 395–433.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  4. Yin, R. (1994) Case Study Research: Design and Methods. London: Sage, Thousand Oaks.Google Scholar

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  • Leslie P. Willcocks
  • Chris Sauer
  • Mary C. Lacity

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