Creating Connectedness

The role of social research in innovation policy

| National Institute for Working Life, Stockholm
| National Institute for Working Life, Stockholm
| National Institute for Working Life, Stockholm
ISBN 9789027217837 (Eur) | EUR 72.00
ISBN 9781588110497 (USA) | USD 108.00
ISBN 9789027299437 | EUR 72.00 | USD 108.00
Using a workplace development program as source of experience the book deals with the development of innovation processes. Since innovation means to explore the unique and the special to bring forth what does not (yet) exist, each innovation process must in itself be an innovation. The study explores the tools and activities needed to create such processes, like dialogue, networking, coalition building, and social partnership. The authors report from the position of collaborative actors involved in the innovation process rather than external observers.
[Dialogues on Work and Innovation, 13]  2001.  x, 282 pp.
Publishing status: Available
Table of Contents
Chapter 1. Introduction
Part I: Enterprise Development 2000: Overview
Chapter 2. Initiation and early history
Håkon Finne
Chapter 3. The impact of ED 2000
Part II: Historical roots and points of departure
Chapter 4. Social partnership and workplace development
Bjørn Gustavsen
Chapter 5. Research and the challenges of working life
Bjørn Gustavsen
Chapter 6. Contemporary European developments
Bjørn Gustavsen
Part III: The development and characteristics of the modules
Chapter 7. The Rogaland Module
Kåre Hansen and Tor Claussen
Chapter 8. The Work Research Institute Module
Øyvind Pålshaugen, Thoralf Ulrik Qvale and Per H. Engelstad
Chapter 9. The Tromsø module
Geir Bye, Turid Moldenæs and Jarle Løvland
Chapter 10. The Agder Module
Harald Knudsen and Hans Chr. Garmann Johnsen
Chapter 11. The Trondheim Module
Johan Elvemo, Morten Levin and Ida Munkeby
Chapter 12. The Nordvest Forum Module
Jon Hanssen-Bauer
Chapter 13. The FAFO-NHH module
Tom Colbjørnsen and Eivind Falkum
Part IV: Discussion and conclusions
Chapter 14. Innovation: Working together to achieve the unique
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BIC Subject: KJM – Management & management techniques
BISAC Subject: BUS085000 – BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Organizational Behavior
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