AuthorAssimakopoulos, Dimitris G
TitleTechnological communities and networks [electronic resource] : triggers and drivers for innovation / Dimitris G. Assimakopoulos
Imprint Abingdon [England] ; New York, N.Y. : Routledge, 2007
Connect tohttp://marc.crcnetbase.com/isbn/9780203417461
Descript xx, 231 p. : ill

CONTENT

Communities as the social locus of knowledge intensive technological practice -- Collaboration networks as the social locus of knowledge intensive technological innovation -- Ptolemaic views of personal networks in cross-national innovation -- An astronomer's view of the origins of a national GIS community -- A regional semiconductor community and academic entrepreneurship in Silicon Valley -- Technological communities and networks : new frontiers for knowledge intensive innovation


Technological innovations Diffusion of innovations Social networks Electronic books.