A Complex Adaptive Systems-Based Enterprise Knowledge Sharing Model

  title={A Complex Adaptive Systems-Based Enterprise Knowledge Sharing Model},
  author={Cynthia T. Small and Andrew P. Sage},
  journal={Int. J. Inf. Technol. Syst. Approach},
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