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Using the sociotechnical systems approach for analysing nondeterministic project progress: a conceptual exploration: A conceptual exploration
KTH, School of Industrial Engineering and Management (ITM), Industrial Economics and Management (Dept.), Entrepreneurship and innovation.
2016 (English)Independent thesis Advanced level (degree of Master (One Year)), 10 credits / 15 HE creditsStudent thesis
Abstract [en]

This thesis proposes the use of a sociotechnical systems approach for analysing project management in nondeterministic project progress. The academic context of the research covers the domain of general systems theory, more specifically sociotechnical systems, and that of project management. The empirical part of the research comprises of a questionnaire spread amongst project managers in technical service firms in the built environment sector. The research shows that there are research opportunities in project management to which the sociotechnical approach to temporary project organisations can contribute.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2016. , 51 p.
Series
Examensarbete INDEK
Keyword [en]
General systems theory, sociotechnical systems, technical service firm, built environment, project management, analysis, reverse salient
National Category
Construction Management
Identifiers
URN: urn:nbn:se:kth:diva-190865OAI: oai:DiVA.org:kth-190865DiVA: diva2:953334
Educational program
Master of Science - Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management
Presentation
2016-05-25, 13:18 (English)
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Available from: 2016-08-19 Created: 2016-08-17 Last updated: 2016-08-19Bibliographically approved

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