Volume 32, Number 3 — September 2008

Issues and Opinions

Uncovering the Intellectual Core of the Information Systems Discipline
Anna Sidorova, Nicholas Evangelopoulos, Joseph S. Valacich, and Thiagarajan Ramakrishnan
(pp. 467-482)

Research Articles

Predicting Different Conceptualizations of System Use: The Competing Roles of Behavioral Intention, Facilitating Conditions, and Behavioral Expectation
Viswanath Venkatesh, Susan A. Brown, Likoebe M. Maruping, and Hillol Bala
(pp. 483-502)

Internet Users’ Information Privacy-Protective Responses: A Taxonomy and a Nomological Model
Jai-Yeol Son and Sung S. Kim
(pp. 503-529)

Business Familiarity as Risk Mitigation in Software Development Outsourcing Contracts
David Gefen, Simon Wyss, and Yossi Lichtenstein
(pp. 531-551)

Representing Part-Whole Relations in Conceptual Modeling: An Empirical Evaluation
Graeme Shanks, Elizabeth Tansley, Jasmina Nuredini, Daniel Tobin, and Ron Weber
(pp. 553-573)

Research Notes

Emotional Dissonance and the Information Technology Professional
Paige S. Rutner, Bill C. Hardgrave, and D. Harrison McKnight
(pp. 635-652)

Dressing Your Online Auction Business for Success: An Experiment Comparing Two eBay Businesses
Dawn G. Gregg and Steven Walczak
(pp. 653-670)

Theory and Review Articles

Media, Tasks, and Communication Processes: A Theory of Media Synchronicity
Alan R. Dennis, Robert M. Fuller, and Joseph S. Valacich
(pp. 575-600)

A Three-Perspective Model of Culture, Information Systems, and Their Development and Use
Antonio Kappas and Suzanne Rivard
(pp. 601-634)