Travels in ‘I-Space’: The Diffusion of Disaster Management Knowledge

Abstract

Max Boisot (1995; 1998) has conceptualised learning in ‘organizations, institutions and culture’ as the diffusion of knowledge within a space defined by three-dimensions: codification, abstraction and diffusion. The paper applies Boisot’s ‘I-Space’ to the diffusion of knowledge about disaster management. In particular, we analyze the role of an authoring… (More)

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