Originally published in the series: International Handbooks on Information Systems
2003, XXXIV, 700 p.
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As the most comprehensive reference work dealing with knowledge management (KM), this work is essential for the library of every KM practitioner, researcher, and educator. Written by an international array of KM luminaries, its approx. 60 chapters approach knowledge management from a wide variety of perspectives ranging from classic foundations to cutting-edge thought, informative to provocative, theoretical to practical, historical to futuristic, human to technological, and operational to strategic. The chapters are conveniently organized into 8 major sections. The first volume consists of the sections: foundations of KM, knowledge - a key organizational resource, knowledge processors and processing, influences on knowledge processing. Novices and experts alike will refer to the authoritative and stimulating content again and again for years to come.
Content Level »Research
Keywords »Intellectual Capital - Knowledge Management - Knowledge Organization - Knowledge Systems - Organizational Knowledge - Organizational Learning - organizations