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Communities and Technologies - Marleen Huysman

Communities and Technologies

By: Marleen Huysman (Editor), Etienne Wenger (Editor), Volker Wulf (Editor)

Hardcover Published: 31st August 2003
ISBN: 9781402016110
Number Of Pages: 484

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This volume contains 24 research articles related to the emerging research field of communities and technologies (C&T). The papers treat subjects such as online communities, communities of practice, community support systems, digital cities, regional communities and the Internet, knowledge sharing and communities, civil communities, communities and education and social capital. As a result of a very quality-oriented review process, the work reflects some of the best of contemporary research and practice in the field of C&T.

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How Practice Matters: A Relational View of Knowledge Sharingp. 1
Structural Analysis of Communities of Practice: An Investigation of Job Title, Location and Management Intentionp. 23
Episteme or Practice? Differentiated Communitarian Structures in a Biology Laboratoryp. 43
We Can See You: A Study of Communities' Invisible People through ReachOutp. 65
Email as Spectroscopy: Automated Discovery of Community Structure within Organizationsp. 81
Multimedia Fliers: Information Sharing with Digital Community Bulletin Boardsp. 97
Knowledge Sharing in Knowledge Communitiesp. 119
Uses of Information Sources in an Internet-Era Firm: Online and Offlinep. 143
Communities and Other Social Structures for Knowledge Sharing - A Case Study in an Internet Consultancy Companyp. 163
Intranets and Local Community: 'Yes, an intranet is all very well, but do we still get free beer and barbeque?'p. 185
Learning and Collaboration across Generations in a Communityp. 205
The African Dream - A Pan-African E-Community Projectp. 227
The Role of Social Capital in Regional Technological Innovation: Seeing both the Wood and the Treesp. 241
Weak Ties in Networked Communitiesp. 265
A Bayesian Computational Model of Social Capital in Virtual Communitiesp. 287
I-DIAG: From Community Discussion to Knowledge Distillationp. 307
The Role of Knowledge Artifacts in Innovation Management: The Case of a Chemical Compound Designer CoPp. 327
Supporting an Experiment of a Community Support System: Community Analysis and Maintenance Functions in the Public Opinion Channelp. 347
Patients' Online Communities Experiences of Emergent Swedish Self-Help on the Internetp. 369
When Users Push Back: Oppositional New Media and Communityp. 391
Babel in the International Cafe: A Respectful Critiquep. 407
Synchronizing Asynchronous Collaborative Learnersp. 427
Community Support in Universities - The Drehscheibe Projectp. 445
Adding Connectivity and Loosing Context with ICT: Contrasting Learning Situations from a Community of Practice Perspectivep. 465
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ISBN: 9781402016110
ISBN-10: 1402016115
Audience: General
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 484
Published: 31st August 2003
Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York Inc.
Country of Publication: NL
Dimensions (cm): 24.18 x 16.28  x 3.38
Weight (kg): 0.82

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