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Innovation : a Very Short Introduction.

Author: Mark Dodgson; David Gann
Publisher: Oxford : OUP Oxford, 2010.
Series: Very short introductions.
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What is innovation? How is innovation used in business? How can we use it to succeed?Innovation - the ways ideas are made valuable - makes an important contribution to economic and social development, and is an increasingly topical issue. Not so long ago, there were no information technologies, commercial airlines, or television companies. Our parents were born into a world very different to today's, where  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Dodgson, Mark.
Innovation : A Very Short Introduction.
Oxford : OUP Oxford, ©2010
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Dodgson; David Gann
ISBN: 9780191573286 0191573280
OCLC Number: 714569733
Description: 1 online resource (163 pages).
Contents: Cover; Contents; Preface; List of illustrations; 1 Josiah Wedgwood: the world's greatest innovator; 2 Joseph Schumpeter's gales of creative destruction; 3 London's wobbly bridge: learning from failure; 4 Stephanie Kwolek's new polymer: from labs to riches; 5 Thomas Edison's organizational genius; 6 Building a smarter planet?; References; Further reading; Index.
Series Title: Very short introductions.

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What is innovation? How is innovation used in business? How can we use it to succeed?Innovation - the ways ideas are made valuable - makes an important contribution to economic and social development, and is an increasingly topical issue. Not so long ago, there were no information technologies, commercial airlines, or television companies. Our parents were born into a world very different to today's, where television had yet to be invented, and there was no penicillin or frozen food. When our grandparents were born there were no internal combustion engines, aeroplanes, cinemas, or radios. In t.

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