ERIC Number: EJ664025
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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Policy Makers, Information and Learning.
Beers, Pieter J.; van Asselt, Marjolein B. A.; Vermunt, Jan D.; Kirschner, Paul A.
Journal of Workplace Learning, v15 n2 p70-79 2003
Interviews explored the information needs of seven Dutch policymakers dealing with global sustainability. They sought information on cultural perspectives and linkages. Information gathering emphasized filtering to find specific information. Most used an application-oriented working style that, combined with policy-driven information seeking, was inadequate for dealing with the issue of complexity. (Contains 14 references.) (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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