10 years, 10 months ago

Espoused EA and EA-in-use

Link: http://www.ebizq.net/blogs/agile_enterprise/2013/08/espoused-ea-and-ea-in-use.php

In their seminal work on human and organizational learning, Chris Argyris and Donald Schön (1974, 1978) make a distinction between espoused theories and theories-in-use. Espoused theories are accounts of a person’s or an organization’s actions given to others, while theories-in-use…