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Current Issues in Knowledge Management : Premier Reference Source - Murray E. Jennex

Current Issues in Knowledge Management

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Hardcover Published: 1st March 2008
ISBN: 9781599049168
Number Of Pages: 385

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As global enterprise grows increasingly reliant on electronic data, processes, and procedures, studies of the management of organizational knowledge are emerging at the forefront of critical research. Current Issues in Knowledge Management combines cutting-edge research on the cultural, technical, organizational, and human issues surrounding the creation, capture, transfer, and use of knowledge in today's organizations. Providing foremost information on topics such as organizational memory, knowledge management in enterprises, enablers and inhibitors of knowledge sharing and transfer, and emerging technologies of knowledge management, this estimable reference offers vital research information to practitioners and scholars in a variety of settings.

Advances in Knowledge Management Foundations
Introduction: The Need for Knowledge Managementp. 1
The Impact of Culture and Context on Knowledge Managementp. 6
Addressing Contextual Issues in Knowledge Management: A Guiding Frameworkp. 12
A Model of Knowledge Management Successp. 34
Advances in Knowledge Transfer, Sharing, and Flow
Think Social Capital Before You Think Knowledge Transferp. 53
Human Effect of Knowledge Sharing: Cooperative Type and Reciprocity Level in Community of Practicep. 66
Toward a Receiver-Based Theory of Knowledge Sharingp. 86
A Dialectic on the Cultural and Political Aspects of Information and Knowledge Sharing in Organizationsp. 104
A Conceptual Model for Knowledge Sharing as Dependent on Cultural Factorsp. 119
Advances in Knowledge Management in Organizations
Integrating Knowledge Management with Programme Managementp. 132
Developing and Analysing Core Competencies for Alignment with Strategyp. 149
A Case-Classification-Conclusion 3Cs Approach to Knowledge Acquisition: Applying a Classification Logic Wiki to the Problem Solving Processp. 163
Knowledge Management Systems: Towards a Theory of Integrated Supportp. 181
Community of Practice: Aligning Knowledge Work with Organizational Knowledge Strategyp. 206
Advances in Knowledge Management Development Methodologies
A Method for Knowledge Modeling with Unified Modeling Language (UML): Building a Blueprint for Knowledge Managementp. 228
Improvement of Software Engineering Processes by Analyzing Knowledge-Intensive Activitiesp. 243
Using Social Networking Analysis to Facilitate Knowledge Sharing Amongst Senior Managers in Multinational Organisationsp. 263
Advances in Knowledge Management Application
Leveraging Current Experiences for Future Actions: An Exemplar of Knowledge Reusep. 275
Knowledge Characteristics, Knowledge Acquisition Strategy and Results of Knowledge Management Implementations: An Empirical Study of Taiwanese Hospitalsp. 289
Emergency Preparedness and Information Systems: A Case Study Using Wild Technologyp. 309
Knowledge Management and Hurricane Katrina Responsep. 328
Compilation of Referencesp. 341
Indexp. 383
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ISBN: 9781599049168
ISBN-10: 1599049163
Series: Premier Reference Source
Audience: General
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 385
Published: 1st March 2008
Publisher: IGI Global
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 28.5 x 21.97  x 2.57
Weight (kg): 1.27