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Knowledge and innovation in business and industry : the importance of using others

Author: Håkan Håkansson; Alexandra Waluszewski
Publisher: London : Routledge, 2007.
Series: Routledge studies in innovation, organization and technology, 5.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Provocative and reflective, this volume on the notion of knowledge and innovation in the business industry provides readers with a holistic approach to the subject of 'knowledge'. Structuring their arguments around four case studies of innovation within four entirely different contexts, Håkansson and Waluszewski invite the business-minded reader to consider the costs of adopting new knowledge and innovation within  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Case studies
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Knowledge and innovation in business and industry.
London : Routledge, 2007
(OCoLC)144226997
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Håkan Håkansson; Alexandra Waluszewski
ISBN: 9780203947029 0203947029
OCLC Number: 159922055
Description: 1 online resource (170 pages).
Contents: Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; List of figures; List of tables; Preface; 1. Economic use of knowledge; Knowledge in use; The problems of using others' knowledge; The scientific production of knowledge; What is useful knowledge in a business world?; The research context of this project; Research approach; Structure of the book; 2. Resources in use: embedded electricity; Electricity and its interfaces; Interfaces and the use and development of knowledge; Interfaces of electricity in the TMP process; Illustration of four mixed resource interfaces. Systematic combining over timeFour interface principles; 3. Introducing "old" knowledge in an established user context: how to use wood in the construction industry; Reintroducing an "old" solution in a user context; Physical and organisational resource interfaces in a building; Important physical interfaces: starting out from the frame; Important organisational interfaces: starting out from the frame; Embedding as a specific process; 4. Conscious use of others' interface knowledge: how IKEA can keep the price of the Lack table constant over decades; Mobilizing a network. Physical and organisational interfaces behind Lack legs and tabletopsThe depth of resource interfaces and the knowledge around Lack; Using others' knowledge to create balance between unique and general knowledge; 5. Handling resource interfaces in a planned economy: how Tipografiya solves interaction issues without direct interaction; Company life in the planned economy; Tipografiya's activities during the planned economy; Tipografiya faces severe changes in its business landscape; Company life affected by planned economy thinking --
effects on resource interfaces; Conclusions. 6. Use of knowledge in the model world: lessons to learn from economic literatureUse of specific knowledge and models about generation of knowledge; A brief history of how knowledge has been approached in economic theory; Role of knowledge in modern economic theory; More work is needed; 7. Interaction: the only means to create use; Using resources and knowledge; Physical factors affecting economic use; Economic decisions regarding development, production and use of a specific resource; Organisational factors affecting resources; Conclusions; Index.
Series Title: Routledge studies in innovation, organization and technology, 5.
Responsibility: edited by Håkan Håkansson and Alexandra Waluszewski.

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