Ronald E. Day

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" Implicit knowledge " and " tacit knowledge " in Knowledge Management (KM) are important, often synonymous , terms. In KM they often refer to private or personal knowledge that needs to be made public. The original reference of " tacit knowledge " is to the work of the late scientist and philosopher, Michael Polanyi (Polanyi, 1969), but there is(More)
This article presents European documentalist, critical modernist, and Autonomous Marxist influenced post‐Fordist views regarding the management of knowledge in mid and late twentieth century Western modernity and post‐modernity, and the complex theoretical and ideological debates, especially concerning issues of language and community. The introduction and(More)
In the 1990s Knowledge Management originated as a post-Fordist, information society, discourse that stressed the socio-technical 'capture' and distribution of knowledge as a sharable, information resource. Following a post-industrial model, the information/knowledge economy was seen as the leading productive sector. Today's networked systems mix information(More)
Bloomington. preface " Knowledge Management. " Today, the term suggests a plurality of techniques, methods, and epistemologies: from information management to communication " capturing " and management to database management and visualization. Historically, the term arose out of an interest in the Japanese methods of post‐ Fordist production, where methods(More)
This chapter has two parts. The first part critiques mentalism in cognitive psychology and Knowledge Management theory's basis in mentalism. The second part proposes a reading of indexical psychology as an alternative to mentalism. The purpose of the chapter is to reposition our understanding of psychological events, including personal knowledge(More)