Hi Pabir --
If you are interested in an historical treatment of the subject visit:
For a future book outline and bibliography visit:
P.S. Do not forget University Microfilm for dissertation sources. Prof.
Everett Rogers seems to have overlooked these in the massive bibliography
Rogers, Everett M. 1995. Diffusion of Innovation. 4th ed. New York:
The Free Press.
My estimate is that there are at least 250 Ph.D. dissertations in the
Social Sciences dealing with the subject since 1950. Many of these are
excellent. Many of these authors never again contributed to the professional
literature; one shot wonders. That does not however discount their intellectual
contribution to Innovation Diffusion.
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planning to take up some work on "Innovation Diffusion". At the
outset, could you please suggest me some basic books, references,
websites, softwares etc. for diffusion studies etc.
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