Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxv
  2. Klaus North, Gita Kumta
    Pages 1-29
  3. Klaus North, Gita Kumta
    Pages 31-61
  4. Klaus North, Gita Kumta
    Pages 63-104
  5. Klaus North, Gita Kumta
    Pages 105-149
  6. Klaus North, Gita Kumta
    Pages 151-192
  7. Klaus North, Gita Kumta
    Pages 193-225
  8. Klaus North, Gita Kumta
    Pages 251-277
  9. Klaus North, Gita Kumta
    Pages 279-304
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 305-326

About this book


This textbook on Knowledge Management is a result of more than twenty years of research, teaching and consulting experience of the authors. This is the first comprehensive text which brings together European, Asian and American perspectives on knowledge-based value creation. This book is intended not only for academic education but also for providing guidance to managers, consultants, trainers, coaches and those interested to learn about organizations in a knowledge economy in business, public administration and non-profit organizations. Many case studies, examples, questions, assignments as well as easy to use knowledge management tools make this work a compendium for learning, and for implementing knowledge management initiatives.


Case Studies Intellectual Capital Management Knowledge Economy Knowledge Management Organizational Learning Self Assessment

Authors and affiliations

  • Klaus North
    • 1
  • Gita Kumta
    • 2
  1. 1.Wiesbaden Business SchoolHochschule RheinMainWiesbadenGermany
  2. 2.School of Business MananementSVKM’s Narsee Monj. Inst. of Management StudiesMumbaiIndia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Business and Economics
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-03697-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-03698-4
  • Series Print ISSN 2192-4333
  • Series Online ISSN 2192-4341
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