Search for dissertations about: "knowledge interest"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 702 swedish dissertations containing the words knowledge interest.

  1. 1. Standardized Knowledge Transfer A study of Project-Based Organizations in the Construction and IT Sectors

    University dissertation from Stockholm : School of Business, Stockholm University

    Author : Irene Martinsson; Stockholms universitet.; [2009]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; standardization; knowledge formation; knowledge transfer; project management; knowledge management; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Business studies; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Företagsekonomi; företagsekonomi; Business Administration;

    Abstract : Standardized knowledge transfer in project-based organizations is analyzed. The empirical material considered comes from 11 recurring projects from two sectors: the construction sector and the IT sector. READ MORE

  2. 2. Mobile Knowledge

    University dissertation from Göteborg

    Author : Henrik Fagrell; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2000]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Mobile CSCW; Knowledge management; Organisational memory; Ethnography; Empirically informed systems design; Handheld devices;

    Abstract : Both the issues of "knowledge management" and "mobility" have received much attention recently. The interest in these issues is often motivated by the fact that work, in many organisations, has become "knowledge intensive" and "mobile". However, so far these issues have been explored separately. READ MORE

  3. 3. Cross-cultural knowledge development the case of collaboraitve planning in Egypt

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Zeinab Noureddine Tag-Eldeen; KTH.; [2012]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Cross-cultural transfer of knowledge; Knowledge development; dual role action research practitioner; social learning; Zifta context; Egyptians social philosophy; role of the planner; SRA - E-Science SeRC ; SRA - E-vetenskap SeRC ;

    Abstract : Planning has lent legitimacy to the development of society through the application of different theories and practices. With its embodied concepts and values, planning influences the direction of change that a society may achieve. READ MORE

  4. 4. Unpacking the Flow Knowledge Transfer in MNCs

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Magnus Persson; Uppsala universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Business studies; Knowledge transfer; Innovation; Multinational corporations; Technology; Subsidiary; Företagsekonomi; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Business studies; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Företagsekonomi;

    Abstract : Multinational corporations (MNCs) are increasingly competing on their ability to utilise knowledge sourced from various parts of the world. In order to draw full advantage of a multinational presence, harnessing the potential of peripheral knowledge assets is a main strategic imperative. READ MORE

  5. 5. Knowledge Compromise(d)? Ways and values of coproduction in academia

    University dissertation from Lund University (Media-Tryck)

    Author : Josefine Fischer; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2015]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; epistemology; knowledge interest; research policy; coproduction; university college;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in English Knowledge can be many things; it can be metaphysical, enhancing the understanding of human beings and social relations. It can be hard facts, information, structure and ordering of nature. READ MORE