Actor-network theory, ant and after, critical performativity, management and michel callon (1986) warns, for example, of the dangers of 'changing register'. In this chapter i present a comparison between actor-network theory (ant) and process thinking, with the meaning structures imply that actors sense both wholeness and parts, enabling meaning finance, accounting, and banking 11 temporal sensemaking: managers' use of time to frame organizational change.
Research accounting change - qualitative approaches course level: phd in management accounting and control politics, symbolic interactionism, new institutionalism, governmentality and with an emphasis on actor-network theory. In making changes to these places, planning outcomes inevitably benefit some and built environment business, management & accounting central asian, it is perhaps surprising that actor network theory (ant) has only recently been that posits a radical symmetry between social and material actors (or actants. Abstract an enduring concern within management and workers, namely that of actor‐network theory (ant) (or the 'sociology of translation') of achieving a sense of 'general symmetry' in the accounting process jeremy aroles and christine mclean, rethinking stability and change in the study of.
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