Autopoietic Knowledge Systems In Project-Based Companies by K. KoskinenAutopoietic Knowledge Systems In Project-Based Companies by K. Koskinen

Autopoietic Knowledge Systems In Project-Based Companies

byK. Koskinen, Kaj U Koskinen

Hardcover | October 14, 2010

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This book gives an alternative observational scheme to better understand knowledge creation and learning in project-based companies. It builds upon emergent new ways of looking at projects which is important - as any discipline stays alive by reflection and re-framing ideas as they are challenged, argued and clarified.
DR KAJ U. KOSKINEN has worked for many years as a Project Manager in several international engineering companies, including Outokumpu and Honeywell. His main experience derives from process automation. Since 1997 he has been a Senior Lecturer (Docent) in Industrial Management and Engineering at Tampere University of Technology, Pori, ...
Title:Autopoietic Knowledge Systems In Project-Based CompaniesFormat:HardcoverDimensions:208 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.02 inPublished:October 14, 2010Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230278582

ISBN - 13:9780230278585


Table of Contents

Autopoietic Knowledge System: An Alternative Way to See Project-based Company
Project Business
Systemic View and Systems Thinking
Epistemological Assumptions
Knowledge Dividend
Evolution and Learning
Components of the Project-based Company When it is Regarded as an Autopoietic Knowledge System
Two Major Knowledge Flows
Project-based Company as an Autopoietic Knowledge System