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Digitalization in knowledge work: the dream of enhanced performance

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Digitalization in knowledge work: the dream of enhanced performance. / Vuori, Vilma; Helander, Nina; Okkonen, Jussi.

julkaisussa: COGNITION, TECHNOLOGY AND WORK, Vuosikerta 21, Nro 2, 05.2019, s. 237-252.

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Vuori, V, Helander, N & Okkonen, J 2019, 'Digitalization in knowledge work: the dream of enhanced performance', COGNITION, TECHNOLOGY AND WORK, Vuosikerta. 21, Nro 2, Sivut 237-252. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10111-018-0501-3

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Vuori, Vilma ; Helander, Nina ; Okkonen, Jussi. / Digitalization in knowledge work: the dream of enhanced performance. Julkaisussa: COGNITION, TECHNOLOGY AND WORK. 2019 ; Vuosikerta 21, Nro 2. Sivut 237-252.

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