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Boosting the Knowledge Economy

Boosting the Knowledge Economy
  • Author : Francisco Javier Calzada-Prado
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 10 June 2022
  • ISBN : 1843347725
  • Pages : 196 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 ratings
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A traditional and often underestimated mission, learning services provision is increasingly being perceived by libraries, archives, museums and companies as an invaluable strategy to facilitate knowledge creation and innovation in the context of a knowledge-driven society. Boosting the Knowledge Economy provides a fresh look at this key area, presenting a comprehensive, international and up-to-date overview of learning services, from the basic concepts to cutting-edge practices and guidance on developing learning programmes. The first chapters introduce knowledge economy and learning services. The following chapters discuss learning services in the context of different institutions, such as libraries and museums. The remaining chapters explore principles and strategies of implementing learning services, implications for the LIS profession and a conclusion. Presents a contemporary view on DRM and fair use for librarians in the context of contemporary technology Addresses file standards in relation to devices in libraries Demonstrates ways that librarians can support and engage students using emerging digital technologies Identifies low- or no-cost solutions available to assist librarians to fully engage with users through technology in the digital milieu


Boosting the Knowledge Economy

Boosting the Knowledge Economy
  • Author : Francisco Javier Calzada-Prado
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 10 June 2022
GET THIS BOOKBoosting the Knowledge Economy

A traditional and often underestimated mission, learning services provision is increasingly being perceived by libraries, archives, museums and companies as an invaluable strategy to facilitate knowledge creation and innovation in the context of a knowledge-driven society. Boosting the Knowledge Economy provides a fresh look at this key area, presenting a comprehensive, international and up-to-date overview of learning services, from the basic concepts to cutting-edge practices and guidance on developing learning programmes. The first chapters introduce knowledge economy and learning services.

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Boosting the Knowledge Economy

Boosting the Knowledge Economy
  • Author : Francisco Javier Calzada-Prado
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 15 March 2010
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Boosting the Knowledge Economy: Learning Services in Educational, Cultural and Corporate Environments provides a fresh look at this key area, presenting a comprehensive, international and up-to-date overview of learning services, from basic concepts, to cutting-edge practices and guidance on developing learning programs. Chapters introduce knowledge economy and learning services, discuss learning services in the context of different institutions, such as libraries and museums, explore principles and strategies on the implementation of learning services, and cover implications for the LIS profession.

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Knowledge Society and Education in the Asia-Pacific

Knowledge Society and Education in the Asia-Pacific
  • Author : José Ernesto Rangel Delgado,Antonina Ivanova Boncheva
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 21 July 2021
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This book explores recent trends in the knowledge-based society and education field in Asia-Pacific and discusses future challenges in the region. It presents studies on the development of scientific thought in the field on the knowledge-based society in the Pacific Circle. This book explores the theoretical framework of the knowledge-based society framed by the borders imposed by the Pacific Ocean, particularly from the perspective of the Pacific Circle Consortium (PCC), in the face of a paradigm shift to satisfy the

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The Knowledge Economy

The Knowledge Economy
  • Author : Roberto Mangabeira Unger
  • Publisher : Verso Books
  • Release : 19 March 2019
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Revolutionary account of the transformative potential of the knowledge economy Adam Smith and Karl Marx recognized that the best way to understand the economy is to study the most advanced practice of production. Today that practice is no longer conventional manufacturing: it is the radically innovative vanguard known as the knowledge economy. In every part of the production system it remains a fringe excluding the vast majority of workers and businesses. This book explores the hidden nature of the knowledge

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Slow Cities

Slow Cities
  • Author : Paul Tranter,Rodney Tolley
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 18 June 2020
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Slow Cities: Conquering Our Speed Addiction for Health and Sustainability demonstrates, counterintuitively, that reducing the speed of travel within cities saves time for residents and creates more sustainable, liveable, prosperous and healthy environments. This book examines the ways individuals and societies became dependent on transport modes that required investment in speed. Using research from multiple disciplinary perspectives, the book demonstrates ways in which human, economic and environmental health are improved with a slowing of city transport. It identifies effective methods,

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Knowledge-Based Services, Internationalization and Regional Development

Knowledge-Based Services, Internationalization and Regional Development
  • Author : Peter Daniels
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 15 May 2017
GET THIS BOOKKnowledge-Based Services, Internationalization and Regional Development

The acquisition and management of information is central to the operation and marketing of many service-providing firms and other organizations. Their varied knowledge requirements influence approaches to organizational structure, relationships to other organizations, the location of operations, and entry into new markets. In this book, an international and interdisciplinary team of leading scholars examines the attributes of knowledge acquisition and diffusion within and across service-providing organizations. Using a variety of case examples, they pay particular attention to the processes of

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The Withering of the Welfare State

The Withering of the Welfare State
  • Author : J. Connelly,J. Hayward
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 07 February 2012
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Since the 1970s the public commitment to social solidarity between citizens through comprehensive provision of welfare has been eroded by the imperatives of international markets. In this volume the problems posed to public intervention are analyzed. The contributors compare and evaluate how different countries have dealt with these challenges.

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UPAT – Urban Planning Advisory Team

UPAT – Urban Planning Advisory Team
  • Author : Bernd Scholl,Martin Dubbeling,Ana Perić
  • Publisher : vdf Hochschulverlag AG
  • Release : 07 October 2015
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As part of the ISOCARP 50th anniversary programme, the publication of Ten Years of UPATs: Reflections and Results is certainly one of the "flagship" activities of ISOCARP. We have to thank the editors and authors, as well as all the members of the Urban Planning Advisory Teams who contributed to the impressive quality of this publication. The initiation of the UPATs was a turning point in the activities of ISOCARP as a professional organisation. Instead of limiting its role to

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e-Development Toward the Knowledge Economy

e-Development Toward the Knowledge Economy
  • Author : E. Carayannis,C. Sipp
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 15 December 2005
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Profiling Smart Development: A thorough comparative empirical review of real and best e-Development policies and practices towards the Knowledge Economy. Based on the analysis of policies, practices and empirical development case studies, this book provides a methodology for matching development stage and development strategy, identifying best and real policies and practices for the most appropriate use of information and communication technologies (ICT) and knowledge to foster innovation and entrepreneurship and trigger, catalyze and accelerate sustainable development.

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The Knowledge Economy in India

The Knowledge Economy in India
  • Author : F. Richter,P. Banerjee
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 14 November 2002
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India has realised, later than many other nations, that in order to prosper in the new world economy it will need to successfully manage its knowledge assets. This book investigates the rise of entrepreneurship and knowledge management. It looks at the high tech sector, how it is at present and it's prospects for growth. It then goes onto analyse the effect that the knowledge economy will have on labour, business strategy and corporate restructuring and highlights the challenges that India

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Aspirations, Access and Attainment

Aspirations, Access and Attainment
  • Author : Neil Murray,Christopher M Klinger
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 01 October 2013
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It is perhaps ironic that as the global financial crisis has, in some cases, led governments and institutions to pull back from and/or set more modest goals and associated funding around widening participation, there is an ever-growing sense that the ideals buttressing the widening participation movement are becoming more universally acknowledged by educators across the globe. That acknowledgement has translated into action on the ground via such means as policy formulation, strategic planning and target setting – each of which

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India and the Knowledge Economy

India and the Knowledge Economy
  • Author : Carl J. Dahlman,Anuja Utz
  • Publisher : World Bank Publications
  • Release : 01 January 2005
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"In the global knowledge economy of the twenty-first century, India's development policy challenges will require it to use knowledge more effectively to raise the productivity of agriculture, industry, and services and reduce poverty. India has made tremendous strides in its economic and social development in the past two decades. Its impressive growth in recent years-8.2 percent in 2003-can be attributed to the far-reaching reforms embarked on in 1991 and to opening the economy to global competition. In addition, India can count

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