[Journal] Call for Papers: Annual Special Issue on Knowledge-based Development

[Deutscher Titel: [Journal] Aufruf für Artikel-Beiträge: Jährliche Sonderausgabe zu wissensbasierte Entwicklung]

Special issue call for papers from Journal of Knowledge Management on Knowledge-based Development (Guest Editor: Francisco Javier Carrillo)

Submission deadline is February 1, 2009

After two separate special issues in 2002 (Vol. 6 No. 4.) and 2004 (Vol. 8 No. 5) on the subject, the JKM Special Issue on Knowledge-based Development is being published annually from 2006 (September). This is the call for papers for the 2009 annual SI on Knowledge-based Development. Each issue includes both commissioned and submitted papers.

Submissions for publication of original research, case studies, strategies, tools and techniques on urban, regional, national and supranational Knowledge-based Development are welcomed. Some of the topics of interest are:

  • Dynamics of social knowledge-based value creation
  • Identification, measurement and strategic development of social intellectual capital
  • National, regional and urban KBD planning and development
  • Knowledge Cities concepts and models
  • Descriptions and assessments of implementation cases
  • Metrics, benchmarkings and comparative analyses
  • Social accounting and strategy deployment
  • Social learning networks and social knowledge bases
  • Knowledge citizenship, access to information and distributed participation
  • ITCs and social bases of instrumental capital
  • KBD policy and cultural issues
  • Global marginalization and the knowledge divide
  • Systems perspectives on KBD
  • Radical KBD as a strategic and disruptive paradigm

Please indicate your intention to contribute at your earliest convenience to: Professor Francisco J. Carrillo fjcarrillo@itesm.mx. Submission deadline is February 1, 2009. All commssioned and submitted papers are expected to fully comply with JKM standards and are subject to regular review procedures. An early compliance with format, style and readability guidelines significantly alleviate the review process by allowing it to focus on content.

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[Journal] Call for Papers: Annual Special Issue on Knowledge-based Development — 1 Comment

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    Journal of Knowledge Management, Volume 13 issue 5

    Special Issue: Knowledge based development 2009
    Guest editor(s): Francisco Javier Carrillo

    Demarcation and levels of analysis in knowledge based development
    Francisco Javier Carrillo (pp. 208 – 213)
    Keywords: Knowledge management, Knowledge mapping
    Article type: General review

    Rethinking the development of successful knowledge cities: an advanced framework
    Emmanouil Ergazakis, Kostas Ergazakis, Kostas Metaxiotis, Yannis Charalabidis (pp. 214 – 227)
    Keywords: Knowledge management, Knowledge processes
    Article type: Research paper

    Planning for knowledge-based urban development: global perspectives
    Tan Yigitcanlar (pp. 228 – 242)
    Keywords: Knowledge management, Urban regions
    Article type: Research paper

    Generation and transfer of knowledge in IT-related SMEs
    Laura Zapata Cantú, Josep Rialp Criado, Alex Rialp Criado (pp. 243 – 256)
    Keywords: Communication technologies, Knowledge creation, Knowledge transfer, Small to medium-sized enterprises
    Article type: Research paper

    Overcoming cultural barriers for innovation and knowledge sharing
    Juan C. Rivera-Vazquez, Lillian V. Ortiz-Fournier, Felix Rogelio Flores (pp. 257 – 270)
    Keywords: Innovation, Knowledge management, Knowledge sharing, National cultures, Organizational culture, Puerto Rico
    Article type: Case study

    An empirical assessment of knowledge management criticality for sustainable development
    Mirghani Mohamed, Michael Stankosky, Mona Mohamed (pp. 271 – 286)
    Keywords: Communication technologies, Communities, Content management, Sustainable development, Working practices
    Article type: Research paper

    Knowledge-based dynamics of regional development: the case of Basilicata region
    Antonio Lerro, Giovanni Schiuma (pp. 287 – 300)
    Keywords: Italy, Knowledge management, Knowledge transfer, Regional development
    Article type: Research paper

    External knowledge sources and proximity
    Antonio Messeni Petruzzelli, Vito Albino, Nunzia Carbonara (pp. 301 – 318)
    Keywords: Communication technologies, France, Italy, Knowledge processes, Knowledge sharing
    Article type: Research paper

    The nuances of knowledge creation and development in Indian pharmaceutical industry
    N.L. Sharma, Susobhan Goswami (pp. 319 – 330)
    Keywords: Brand identity, India, Knowledge management, Knowledge processes, Pharmaceuticals industry, Research and development

    Intellectual property rights and knowledge sharing across countries
    P. Ben Chou, Katia Passerini (pp. 331 – 344)
    Keywords: Game theory, Intellectual property, Knowledge sharing, Public interest
    Article type: Research paper

    Strengthening human capital for knowledge economy needs: an Indian perspective
    Surinder Batra (pp. 345 – 358)
    Keywords: Higher education, India, Knowledge economy, Skills training, Technical training
    Article type: Research paper

    Modeling the development toward the knowledge economy: a national capability approach
    Duc Dang, Katsuhiro Umemoto (pp. 359 – 372)
    Keywords: Design and development, Knowledge economy, National cultures
    Article type: Conceptual paper

    Beyond the digital divide: policy analysis for knowledge societies
    Ravi S. Sharma, Ekundayo M. Samuel, Elaine W.J. Ng (pp. 373 – 386)
    Keywords: Information strategy, Intellectual capital, Knowledge economy, National cultures, Sustainable development
    Article type: Research paper


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