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  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 05 October 2014
  • ISBN : 9781780634326
  • Page : 284 pages
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 103 voters

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Organizations in ever-changing environments depend upon their knowledge, as their survival depends upon effective thinking and agile actions. Any organization’s knowledge is its prime asset yet its true value requires the activations of structure, query, search and decision. Shaping Knowledge provides an introduction to the key tools for thinking required by decision-making professionals in today’s knowledge-intensive landscapes, and equips them with key skills to capitalize on knowledge resources. This book provides practical methods and critical insights for modelling knowledge-driven domains, providing a rich resource for exploration in professional development and practice. Applies high-level theory work to an engineering domain Proposes a novel approach to spatial, urban and interaction design Brings a rare inter-disciplinary perspective to a convergent technology

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Shaping Knowledge

Shaping Knowledge
  • Author : Jamie O’Brien
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2014-10-05
  • ISBN : 9781780634326
GET THIS BOOKShaping Knowledge

Organizations in ever-changing environments depend upon their knowledge, as their survival depends upon effective thinking and agile actions. Any organization’s knowledge is its prime asset yet its true value requires the activations of structure, query, search and decision. Shaping Knowledge provides an introduction to the key tools for thinking required by decision-making professionals in today’s knowledge-intensive landscapes, and equips them with key skills to capitalize on knowledge resources. This book provides practical methods and critical insights for modelling

Stuffing Birds, Pressing Plants, Shaping Knowledge

Stuffing Birds, Pressing Plants, Shaping Knowledge
  • Author : Sue Ann Prince
  • Publisher : American Philosophical Society
  • Release Date : 2003
  • ISBN : 0871699346
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The Curatorial Department of the American Philosophical Society presents a catalogue of the exhibition being held in Philosophical Hall from June 2003 through December 2004. The exhibit focuses on the blending of art & science in the study of natural history in North America. It explores the cultural assumptions that governed the practice of natural history on the North American continent in the 18th & early 19th centuries. Focusing on the study of living things -- plants, animals, & indigenous peoples -- it looks at

Crafting and Shaping Knowledge Worker Services in the Information Economy

Crafting and Shaping Knowledge Worker Services in the Information Economy
  • Author : Keith Sherringham,Bhuvan Unhelkar
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-02-12
  • ISBN : 9789811512247
GET THIS BOOKCrafting and Shaping Knowledge Worker Services in the Information Economy

This book offers a hands-on approach to prepare businesses for managing the impact of technology transformation by the pragmatic, consistent, and persistent application of proven business principles and practices. Technology is rapidly transforming our businesses and our society. Knowledge worker roles are being impacted, and as operations are being automated, business models are changing as the use of cloud-based services lowers costs and provides flexibility. This book provides a guide towards managing the environment of uncertainly caused by the rapid

Museums and the Shaping of Knowledge

Museums and the Shaping of Knowledge
  • Author : Eileen Hooper Greenhill
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 1992-01-23
  • ISBN : 9781134912698
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Museums have been active in shaping knowledge over the last six hundred years. Yet what is their function within today's society? At the present time, when funding is becoming increasingly scarce, difficult questions are being asked about the justification of museums. Museums and the Shaping of Knowledge presents a critical survey of major changes in current assumptions about the nature of museums. Through the examination of case studies, Eilean Hooper-Greenhill reveals a variety of different roles for museums in the

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  • Author : Richard Gartner
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2016-08-12
  • ISBN : 9783319408934
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This book offers a comprehensive guide to the world of metadata, from its origins in the ancient cities of the Middle East, to the Semantic Web of today. The author takes us on a journey through the centuries-old history of metadata up to the modern world of crowdsourcing and Google, showing how metadata works and what it is made of. The author explores how it has been used ideologically and how it can never be objective. He argues how central

Museums and the Shaping of Knowledge

Museums and the Shaping of Knowledge
  • Author : Eilean Hooper-Greenhill
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 1992-01-01
  • ISBN : 9780415070317
GET THIS BOOKMuseums and the Shaping of Knowledge

Museums have been active in shaping knowledge over the last six hundred years. Yet what is their function within today's society? At the present time, when funding is becoming increasingly scarce, difficult questions are being asked about the justification of museums. Museums and the Shaping of Knowledge presents a critical survey of major changes in current assumptions about the nature of museums. Through the examination of case studies, Eilean Hooper-Greenhill reveals a variety of different roles for museums in the

Shaping Written Knowledge

Shaping Written Knowledge
  • Author : Charles Bazerman
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1988
  • ISBN : 0299116948
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The forms taken by scientific writing help to determine the very nature of science itself. In this closely reasoned study, Charles Bazerman views the changing forms of scientific writing as solutions to rhetorical problems faced by scientists arguing for their findings. Examining such works as the early Philosophical Transactions and Newton's optical writings as well as Physical Review, Bazerman views the changing forms of scientific writing as solutions to rhetorical problems faced by scientists. The rhetoric of science is, Bazerman

Shaping the Digital Dissertation

Shaping the Digital Dissertation
  • Author : Virginia Kuhn,Anke Finger
  • Publisher : Open Book Publishers
  • Release Date : 2021-05-04
  • ISBN : 9781800641013
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This volume is a timely intervention that not only helps demystify the idea of a digital dissertation for students and their advisors, but will be broadly applicable to the work of librarians, administrators, and anyone else concerned with the future of graduate study in the humanities and digital scholarly publishing. Roxanne Shirazi, The City University of New York Digital dissertations have been a part of academic research for years now, yet there are still many questions surrounding their processes. Are

Crafting and Shaping Knowledge Worker Services in the Information Economy

Crafting and Shaping Knowledge Worker Services in the Information Economy
  • Author : Keith Sherringham,Bhuvan Unhelkar
  • Publisher : Palgrave MacMillan
  • Release Date : 2021-02-27
  • ISBN : 9811512264
GET THIS BOOKCrafting and Shaping Knowledge Worker Services in the Information Economy

This book offers a hands-on approach to prepare businesses for managing the impact of technology transformation by the pragmatic, consistent, and persistent application of proven business principles and practices. Technology is rapidly transforming our businesses and our society. Knowledge worker roles are being impacted, and as operations are being automated, business models are changing as the use of cloud-based services lowers costs and provides flexibility. This book provides a guide towards managing the environment of uncertainly caused by the rapid

Shaping the Future of Power

Shaping the Future of Power
  • Author : Lina Benabdallah
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2020
  • ISBN : 9780472054541
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"China's rise to power has become one of the most discussed questions in both International Relations Theory (IRT) and Foreign Policy circles. Although power has been a core concept of IRT for a long time, the faces and mechanisms of power as it relates to Chinese foreign policy making has reinvigorated and changed the contours of that debate. With the rise of China and other powers across the global political arena comes a new visibility for different kinds of encounters

Shaping a Science of Social Work

Shaping a Science of Social Work
  • Author : John S. Brekke,Jeane W. Anastas
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2019-01-09
  • ISBN : 9780190880668
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Shaping a Science of Social Work provides a basic framework for a social work science within the context of academic disciplinarity and professional identity. Drawn from discussions at the annual IslandWood retreats for social work scholars, this book centers on a realist/critical-realist perspective by outlining the basic constructs, domains, and characteristics of a science that will inform the way social work is studied and practiced for years to come. Chapters written by leaders of the field offer detailed and

Shaping Sexual Knowledge

Shaping Sexual Knowledge
  • Author : Lutz Sauerteig,Roger Davidson
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2009-01-13
  • ISBN : 9781134220885
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The history of sex education enables us to gain valuable insights into the cultural constructions of what different societies have defined as 'normal' sexuality and sexual health. Yet, the history of sex education has only recently attracted the full attention of historians of modern sexuality. Shaping Sexual Knowledge: A Cultural History of Sex Education in Twentieth Century Europe makes a considerable contribution not only to the cultural history of sexual enlightenment and identity in modern Europe, but also to the

The Shape of Agency

The Shape of Agency
  • Author : Joshua Shepherd
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2021
  • ISBN : 9780198866411
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This book offers an account of agency which explains the control agents have over their behaviour, the nature of intentional action, the nature of skill, and the role that knowledge plays in extending the reach of an agent's action and skill.

Planning and knowledge

Planning and knowledge
  • Author : Raco, Mike,Savini, Federico
  • Publisher : Policy Press
  • Release Date : 2019-07-10
  • ISBN : 9781447345251
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This book uses an international perspective and draws on a wide range of new conceptual and empirical material to examine the sources of conflict and cooperation within the different landscapes of knowledge that are driving contemporary urban change. Based on the premise that historically-established systems of regulation and control are being subject to unprecedented pressures, scholars critically reflect on the changing role of planning and governance in sustainable urban development, looking at how a shift in power relations between expert

Designing Knowledge Organizations

Designing Knowledge Organizations
  • Author : Joseph Morabito,Ira Sack,Anilkumar Bhate
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2017-07-14
  • ISBN : 9781119078777
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A pedagogical approach to the principles and architecture of knowledge management in organizations This textbook is based on a graduate course taught at Stevens Institute of Technology. It focuses on the design and management of today's complex K organizations. A K organization is any company that generates and applies knowledge. The text takes existing ideas from organizational design and knowledge management to enhance and elevate each through harmonization with concepts from other disciplines. The authors—noted experts in the field—