Conceptualizing Competences in E-Services Adoption and Assimilation in SMEs

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    Udgivelsesdato: April-June
    OriginalsprogEngelsk
    TidsskriftJournal of Electronic Commerce in Organizations
    Vol/bind6
    Udgave nummer2
    Sider (fra-til)78-91
    Antal sider14
    ISSN1539-2937
    StatusUdgivet - 2008

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