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Innovation in Socio-Cultural Context.

Author: Frane Adam; Hans Westlund
Publisher: Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2013.
Series: Routledge advances in sociology.
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Innovation - the process of obtaining, understanding, applying, transforming, managing and transferring knowledge - is a result of human collaboration, but it has become an increasingly complex process, with a growing number of interacting parties involved. Lack of innovation is not necessarily caused by lack of technology or lack of will to innovate, but often by social and cultural forces that jeopardize the  Read more...
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Adam, Frane.
Innovation in Socio-Cultural Context.
Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, ©2013
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Frane Adam; Hans Westlund
ISBN: 9781136198915 1136198911
OCLC Number: 823719064
Description: 1 online resource (237 pages).
Contents: Cover; Innovation in Socio-Cultural Context; Copyright; Contents; Figures; Tables; Preface; Introduction: The Meaning and Importance of Socio-Cultural Context for Innovation Performance; Part I The Cultural and Cognitive Framework of Innovation; 1 Culture and Cognition: The Foundations of Innovation in Modern Societies; 2 Socially Responsible Science and Innovation in Converging Technologies; 3 Culture Impact on Innovation: Econometric Analysis of European Countries; 4 Communities as Spaces of Innovation. Part II Innovation and Social Capital: A Reconsideration of Conceptual and Methodological Dilemmas5 National and Regional Innovation Capacity Through the Lens of Social Capital: A Qualitative Meta-Analysis of Recent Emprical Studies; 6 Collaboration in Innovation Systems and the Significance of Social Capital; 7 Learning in Regional Networks: The Role of Social Capital; Part III Case Studies; 8 Independent Inventors and their Position in the National/Regional Innovation System: A Case Study of Slovenia. 9 "Individuals" Networks and Regional Renewal: A Case Study of Social Dynamics and Innovation in TwenteDiscussion and Conclusion; Instead of a Conclusion: Society, Culture, and Innovation-Themes for Future Studies; Contributors; Index.
Series Title: Routledge advances in sociology.

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Innovation - the process of obtaining, understanding, applying, transforming, managing and transferring knowledge - is a result of human collaboration, but it has become an increasingly complex process, with a growing number of interacting parties involved. Lack of innovation is not necessarily caused by lack of technology or lack of will to innovate, but often by social and cultural forces that jeopardize the cognitive processes and prevent potential innovation. This book focuses on the rule of social capital in the process of innovation: the social networks and the norms; values and attit.

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