Hamid R. Ekbia

  • Indiana University, Bloomington, USA

According to our database1, Hamid R. Ekbia authored at least 34 papers between 2001 and 2019.

Collaborative distances:
  • Dijkstra number2 of five.
  • Erdős number3 of four.



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The Political Gig-Economy: Platformed Work and Labour.
Proceedings of the 40th International Conference on Information Systems, 2019

The future of human labor: a look at manufacturing and war.
SIGCAS Comput. Soc., 2018

The Theory-Practice Gap as Generative Metaphor.
Proceedings of the 2018 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, 2018

Digital inclusion and social exclusion: The political economy of value in a networked world.
Inf. Soc., 2016

Expanding the Design Horizon for Self-Driving Vehicles: Distributing Benefits and Burdens.
IEEE Technol. Soc. Mag., 2016

Spatial mediations in historical understanding: GIS and epistemic practices of history.
J. Assoc. Inf. Sci. Technol., 2016

Citizens for Science and Science for Citizens: The View from Participatory Design.
Proceedings of the 2016 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, 2016

Social Inequality and HCI: The View from Political Economy.
Proceedings of the 2016 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, 2016

Introduction to the Special Forum on Monetization of User-Generated Content - Marx Revisited.
Inf. Soc., 2015

Regimes of Information and the Paradox of Embeddedness: An Introduction.
Inf. Soc., 2015

Big data, bigger dilemmas: A critical review.
J. Assoc. Inf. Sci. Technol., 2015

The political economy of computing: the elephant in the HCI room.
Interactions, 2015

Driving the self-driving vehicle: Expanding the technological design horizon.
Proceedings of the 2015 IEEE International Symposium on Technology and Society, 2015

Heteromation and its (dis)contents: The invisible division of labor between humans and machines.
First Monday, 2014

Alone Together: Why We Expect More from Technology and Less from Each Other by Sherry Turkle. New York: Basic Books, 2011. 384 pp. $28.95 (ISBN 9780465010219)
J. Assoc. Inf. Sci. Technol., 2012

Incentive Structures in Knowledge Management.
Proceedings of the Encyclopedia of Knowledge Management, Second Edition, 2011

Designing for the Invincible: Health Engagement and Information Management.
Proceedings of the 44th Hawaii International International Conference on Systems Science (HICSS-44 2011), 2011

(Digital) experiences.
First Monday, 2010

Fifty years of research in artificial intelligence.
Annu. Rev. Inf. Sci. Technol., 2010

Introduction to the Special Issue on Geographies of Information Society.
Inf. Soc., 2009

Regimes of Information: Land Use, Management, and Policy.
Inf. Soc., 2009

An Interview With Eric Sheppard: Uneven Spatialities - The Material, Virtual, and Cognitive.
Inf. Soc., 2009

Digital artifacts as quasi-objects: Qualification, mediation, and materiality.
J. Assoc. Inf. Sci. Technol., 2009

Information in action: A situated view.
Proceedings of the Thriving on Diversity: Information Opportunities in a Pluralistic World, 2009

The Consequences of Information: Institutional Implications of Technological Change, by Jannis Kallinikos. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar, 2006. $35.00 paper/$95.00 cloth. ISBN 978-1-84720-500-1 paper/978-1-84542-328-5 cloth.
Inf. Soc., 2008

The quality of evidence in knowledge management research: practitioner versus scholarly literature.
J. Inf. Sci., 2008

Geographies of information.
Proceedings of the People Transforming Information - Information Transforming People, 2008

Managing Network Organizations in the Knowledge Economy: Learning from Success and Failure.
Proceedings of the Managing in the Information Economy - Current Research Issues, 2007

The Social Study of Information and Communication Technology: Innovation, Actors, and Contexts, edited by Chrisanthi Avgerou, Claudio Ciborra, and Frank Land. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2004, 312 pp, ISBN 978-0-19-925352-4.
Inf. Soc., 2007

Mediated Interaction: Social Informatics in the Era of Ubiquitous Computing.
Proceedings of the Reaching New Heights. 13th Americas Conference on Information Systems, 2007

Network Organizations: Symmetric Cooperation or Multivalent Negotiation?
Inf. Soc., 2005

How IT Mediates Organizations: Enron and the California Energy Crisis.
J. Digit. Inf., 2004

Opening up technological education: the perspective from social informatics.
Proceedings of the International Symposium on Technology and Society, 2004

Context and Relevance: A Pragmatic Approach.
Proceedings of the Modeling and Using Context, 2001