The latest key issues of knowledge management

[German title: Die neusten Hauptthemen im Wissensmanagement]

Jennex, M. E. (Ed.): Knowledge Management in Modern Organizations. Hershey, PA: Idea Group, 2007. 404 p.; 1-59904-261-4 (hkb); 1-59904-262-2 (pbk) 

Abstract: Knowledge management has been growing in importance and popularity as a research topic and business initiative. Knowledge Management in Modern Organizations documents the latest key issues of knowledge management. The innovative chapters in this book discuss the philosophical foundations of knowledge management, serving as a viable resource for academicians, practitioners, researchers, and students. Knowledge Management in Modern Organizations depicts a global perspective as the contributors come from Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and the United States, and adds value to any course focused on KM in organizations.”

Editor: Murray E. Jennex is an assistant professor at San Diego State University and president and Chief Information Officer of the Foundation for Knowledge Management (LLC). Dr. Jennex specializes in knowledge management, system analysis and design, IS security, e-commerce, and organizational effectiveness. Dr. Jennex focuses on the graduate program where he teaches system analysis and design, e-commerce strategy, and decision support systems. Dr. Jennex also assists the Center for the Commercialization of Advanced Technologies by leading student teams performing market analyses for client companies. Dr. Jennex serves as the Knowledge Management Systems Track co-chair at the Hawaii International Conference on Systems. He is the author of over 45 journal articles, book chapters, and conference proceedings on knowledge management, end user computing, international information systems, organizational memory systems, e-commerce, security, and software outsourcing. He holds a B.A. in chemistry and physics from William Jewell College, an M.B.A. and an M.S. in Software Engineering from National University, and an M.S. in Telecommunications Management and a Ph.D. in Information Systems from the Claremont Graduate University. Dr. Jennex is also a registered professional mechanical engineer in the state of California.

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