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the present monetary and on-going ecological crises have taught us that with no functional knowledge, enterprise, agencies and management can't be sustainable. in keeping with this example, the guide of useful knowledge offers a significantly expert realizing of clever practices, contributing to extra integrative organizational and management experiences and perform. the focal point on integration emphasises the interdependencies of useful knowledge when it comes to contributors, teams and cultures of corporations of their socio-cultural spheres. knowledge has lengthy slipped from the scholarly map, and so this instruction manual offers revived and new mappings for this day and the longer term. looking to actualize artistic potentials of useful knowledge, this e-book and sequence aspires to give a contribution to the modern odysseys and quests for orientation in service provider and administration study and perform. knowledge study, as awarded during this booklet, presents bridges to underestimated, missed or forgotten wisdom and provides transformative passages among Scylla - the rocks of dogmatic modernity - and Charybdis - the whirlpool of dispersed post-modernity. useful knowledge makes it possible for a greater outfitted and extra experiential and reflexive trip and fosters the artwork of conscious vacationing, past a reactive, moralizing sentimentalism. for this reason, this guide serves as a medium for reassessing and rearticulating extra accountable methods of ’praxis’ within the box of association and administration. during this spirit, each one bankruptcy opens an area for discussion and debate, inviting additional inquiries, conversations and explorations by means of and between its readers: scholars, lecturers and practitioners.

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