Rowe (2014) What Literature Review is Not: Diversity, Boundaries and Recommendations

Abstract

This editorial discusses 'literature reviews' as a genre in IS. It advocates diversity regarding literature reviews and to not overly emphasize systematicity.

Citation Frantz Rowe (2014). What Literature Review is Not: Diversity, Boundaries and Recommendations. European Journal of Information Systems, vol. 23 no. 3, pp. 241–255. URL

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BibTex entry for this article:

@article{rowe2014what,
author = {Rowe, Frantz},
doi = {10.1057/ejis.2014.7},
isbn = {0960-085X},
issn = {0960-085X},
journal = {European Journal of Information Systems},
number = {3},
pages = {241--255},
publisher = {Nature Publishing Group},
title = {{What Literature Review is Not: Diversity, Boundaries and Recommendations}},
url = {http://www.palgrave-journals.com/doifinder/10.1057/ejis.2014.7},
volume = {23},
year = {2014}
}

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Overarching principle of respect and coherence

Along all four investigated dimensions there is diversity and it should be respected

Keywords:

INF6001W, Literature Review

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