I= CULTURE BASED KNOWLEDGE SHARING MODEL
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Title of Thesis
CULTURE BASED KNOWLEDGE SHARING MODEL

Author(s)
Suleman Aziz Lodhi
Institute/University/Department Details
National College of Business Administration & Economics, Lahore
Session
2005
Subject
Management
Number of Pages
108
Keywords (Extracted from title, table of contents and abstract of thesis)
knowledge sharing, knowledge economy, knowledge management, knowledge processes, culture, cybernetics

Abstract
The real challenge for organizations competing in Knowledge Economy is not just to store and retrieve data / information more efficiently, but the fundamental issued is to increase value creation form the knowledge assets present in the organization.

The present study considers “Knowledge sharing” as a subset of Knowledge Management domain and proposes a holistic model for understanding dynamics of Knowledge sharing. The study revisits the epistemology establishes that true knowledge is embedded in human cognition , and it is through human interaction , at individual and at group levels that knowledge creates value. Thus and organization is viewed as a network of human relationships, a view in which word organization is sued as a verb rather than a noun.

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S. No. Chapter Title of the Chapters Page Size (KB)
1 0 Contents
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2 1 Introduction 2
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  1.1 Importance Of The Subject 2
  1.2 Objectives Of The Study 3
  1.3 Defining Problem Domain 4
  1.4 Hypothesis 4
  1.5 Research Philosophy Followed 5
  1.6 Research Method 8
  1.7 Validity And Reliability 10
  1.8 Structure Of Thesis 10
3 2 Literature Review 12
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  2.1 Background 12
  2.2 Knowledge Management 14
  2.3 Knowledge Management Frameworks 14
  2.4 Recent Models Elucidating Knowledge Processes 30
  2.5 Knowledge Management Perspectives 35
  2.6 Third Generation Knowledge Management 38
  2.7 A Value Network Approach 39
4 3 Developing A Culture Based Knowledge Sharing (Ks) Model 42
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  3.1 The Need For Culture Based Knowledge Sharing Model 42
  3.2 Reflections On Concept Of Knowledge 43
  3.3 Cybernetics And The Integration Of Knowledge 53
  3.4 Viable System Model For Knowledge Management 61
  3.5 Drawing Strength Form Epistemology 62
  3.6 Principles Of Constructivism 64
  3.7 An Epigenetic Path Form Behaviour To Knowledge 66
  3.8 Culture Based Knowledge Sharing Model 69
5 4 Survey & Analysis 73
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  4.1 Conducting A Survey 73
  4.2 Defining Knowledge Work 73
  4.3 Constructs For The Survey 74
  4.4 Survey Sample 78
  4.5 Demographic Data 78
  4.6 Appling T-Test 82
  4.7 Determining Correlation Ships 83
  4.8 Regression Analysis 87
  4.9 Conclusions 89
  4.10 Validity And Reliability Of Study 90
6 5 Further Research 93
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  5.1 Further Research A Venues 94
  5.2 Iqbal On Philosophers And Mystics 95
  5.3 Rumi Relating Love With Knowledge 98
7 6 Annexure 98
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  6.1 References 100