Fundamental enterprise changes begin by looking at the challenges from technical, behavioral, and social perspectives.
Anthropologists and ethnographers have been important contributors to the field of computer-supported cooperative work, with many insights and attendant innovations derived from this partnership. More recently, the discipline of anthropology has taken a critical turn, one of the consequences being doubts regarding anthropology's relationship with science… (More)
The fundamental tools and approaches in converging knowledge and technology described in earlier chapters will have a profound impact on societal collective outcomes. This chapter is focused on the impact of these outcomes on manufacturing, innovation, and long-term societal development. 7.1.1 Changes in the Vision over the Past Decade " Passive "… (More)