One of the challenges in the paper by Rose et al. (2005) is the need to build integrative theories to address the interweaving of machine and human agency. I would like to suggest, alternatively, that we should encourage a thousand theoretical flowers to bloom. I illustrate my argument using research on GIS in India.
"Agency Theory: Integration or a Thousand Flowers?,"
Scandinavian Journal of Information Systems:
1, Article 11.
Available at: http://aisel.aisnet.org/sjis/vol17/iss1/11