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Knowledge management : towards a cross cultural and institutional framework

Mohannak, Kavoos & Hutchings, Kate (2007) Knowledge management : towards a cross cultural and institutional framework. In Stary, Christine, Barachini, Franz, & Hawamdeh, Suliman (Eds.) Knowledge Management: Innovation, Technology and Cultures: Proceedings of the 2007 International Conference on Knowledge Management. World Scientific Publishing, pp. 37-53.

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Abstract

This paper explores Knowledge Management (KM) through a spectrum of cultural and institutional perspectives. The case studies cover a wide range of countries in Africa, Asia, the Middle East, Latin America as well as transition economies of the former socialist countries in Eastern Europe. The paper demonstrates how knowledge management processes and practices are influenced by local culture and institutions as well as interaction with the broader international community. The paper suggests the need for an aggregated analytical approach in order to assist in untangling the increasingly complex process through which knowledge processes are created, transferred and deployed.

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ID Code: 12507
Item Type: Book Chapter
Additional Information: For more information about this book please refer to the publisher's website (see link) or contact the author.
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Keywords: Knowledge Management, Cross, cultural
ISBN: 9789812770585
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > COMMERCE MANAGEMENT TOURISM AND SERVICES (150000) > BUSINESS AND MANAGEMENT (150300) > Human Resources Management (150305)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > COMMERCE MANAGEMENT TOURISM AND SERVICES (150000) > BUSINESS AND MANAGEMENT (150300) > International Business (150308)
Divisions: Current > Research Centres > Australian Centre for Business Research
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > QUT Business School
Current > Schools > School of Management
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2007 World Scientific Publishing
Deposited On: 18 Feb 2008
Last Modified: 15 Aug 2012 05:04

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