ERIC Number: EJ610902
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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A Critique of Knowledge Management: Using a Social Constructionist Approach.
McAdam, Rodney; McCreedy, Sandra
New Technology, Work and Employment, v15 n2 p155-68 Sep 2000
Examines knowledge management from a critical perspective using a model of knowledge construction, embodiment, dissemination, and use. Concludes that organizations should clarify how knowledge is defined, evaluate benefits expected of knowledge management and approaches to knowledge capture, recognize employees as knowledge workers, and view technology as an enabler, not a driver. (SK)
Descriptors: Constructivism (Learning), Employer Employee Relationship, Information Dissemination, Organizational Development
Blackwell Publishers, P.O. Box 805, 108 Cowley Road, Oxford OX4 1JF, United Kingdom.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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