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Communications in Computer and Information Science

The Open Knowledge Society

A Computer Science and Information Systems Manifesto

Editors: Lytras, M.D., Carroll, J.M., Damiani, E., Tennyson, R.D., Avison, D., Vossen, G., Ordóñez de Pablos, P. (Eds.)

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This book, in conjunction with the volume LNAI 5288, constitutes the refereed proceedings of theFirst World Summit, WSKS 2008, held in Athens, Greece, in September 2008. The 95 revised full papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 286 submissions. The topics include applications for the human and the society; information systems and information technology; knowledge management and e-learning; libraries, digital culture and electronic tourism; e-business, egovernment and e-banking; politics and policies for the knowledge society; sustainable development for the knowledge society.

Table of contents (93 chapters)

  • Significant Learning Communities – A Humanistic Approach to Knowledge and Human Resource Development in the Age of the Internet

    Motschnig-Pitrik, Renate

    Pages 1-10

  • Wisdom Networks: Towards a Wisdom-Based Society

    Dalal, Nikunj

    Pages 11-18

  • Step by Step Framework for Evaluation of In-Formation Technology Benefit in Social Scenarios

    Vaquerizo, Esteban (et al.)

    Pages 19-23

  • The Knowledge Society Agenda in Romania: From Experts’ Vision to Public Perception

    Dragomirescu, Horatiu (et al.)

    Pages 24-31

  • A Framework for the Knowledge Society Ecosystem: A Tool for Development

    Bakry, Saad Haj (et al.)

    Pages 32-44

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Open Knowledge Society
Book Subtitle
A Computer Science and Information Systems Manifesto
Editors
  • Miltiadis D. Lytras
  • John M. Carroll
  • Ernesto Damiani
  • Robert D. Tennyson
  • David Avison
  • Gottfried Vossen
  • Patricia Ordóñez de Pablos
Series Title
Communications in Computer and Information Science
Series Volume
19
Copyright
2008
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-540-87783-7
DOI
10.1007/978-3-540-87783-7
Softcover ISBN
978-3-540-87782-0
Series ISSN
1865-0929
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXVIII, 753
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