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A Framework for Internet Adoption in Sporting Bodies: a Local New Zealand Sporting Case

Bingley, Scott and Burgess, Stephen (2010) A Framework for Internet Adoption in Sporting Bodies: a Local New Zealand Sporting Case. In: International Conference on Information Society (I-Society 2010). IEEE, Piscataway, N.J., pp. 395-400.

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Abstract

Sport at a local, or social level, requires volunteers to support the needs of sporting associations and their participating clubs. Research has shown that volunteers and associations are starting to adopt the Internet to assist in the administration of their clubs and their association. This study uses Rogers’ Innovation-decision process as a framework to identify how this process of adoption is occurring. The researchers have applied this framework to investigate how this is occurring in a cricket association in Auckland, New Zealand.

Item Type: Book Section
ISBN: 9781457718236 (print), 9780956426338 (online)
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Conference held in London, 28-30 June 2010

Uncontrolled Keywords: ResPubID19978, decision-making, sports clubs, participating clubs, sporting associations, ICT, IT, SMEs, community based organisations, CBO, small enterprises, small business, cricket associations, email, technological innovation, innovation-decision process, adoption of technology, Auckland, New Zealand
Subjects: FOR Classification > 0806 Information Systems
Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > School of Management and Information Systems
SEO Classification > 8999 Other Information and Communication Services
Depositing User: VUIR
Date Deposited: 04 Oct 2012 00:15
Last Modified: 04 Oct 2012 02:22
URI: http://vuir.vu.edu.au/id/eprint/10057
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