Principle Concepts Of Technology And Innovation Management by Robert S. Friedman, Desiree M. Roberts, Jonathan D. Linton | | 9781605660387 | Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Principle Concepts Of Technology And Innovation Management

Principle Concepts Of Technology And Innovation Management

by Robert S. Friedman, Desiree M. Roberts, Jonathan D. Linton
     
 

ISBN-10: 1605660388

ISBN-13: 9781605660387

Pub. Date: 05/11/2011

Publisher: IGI Global

The broad, interdisciplinary field of technology and innovation management contains emergent boundaries as well as developing frameworks and theories. Due to the dynamic nature of the field, familiarity with the scope of literature is important to practitioners, researchers, and scholars. Principle Concepts of Technology and Innovation Management: Critical

Overview

The broad, interdisciplinary field of technology and innovation management contains emergent boundaries as well as developing frameworks and theories. Due to the dynamic nature of the field, familiarity with the scope of literature is important to practitioners, researchers, and scholars. Principle Concepts of Technology and Innovation Management: Critical Research Models provides critical, scholarly analysis of over 100 peer-reviewed articles that have had the greatest impact on the multi-disciplinary field of technology and innovation management. The distinguished pool of international authors have identified and analyzed the field's most important works, creating a one-of-a-kind book for scholars and field practitioners.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781605660387
Publisher:
IGI Global
Publication date:
05/11/2011
Pages:
324
Product dimensions:
7.20(w) x 10.20(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents


Foreword     vii
Preface     ix
Processes, Strategies, and Development: Executive Summary
Introduction to the Field of Technology Innovation Management     1
Introduction     1
The Technology Perspective in Innovation     4
Bridging the Technology and Product Perspectives     8
The Product Perspective in Innovation     10
Industry or Market Perspective     14
Geographic Perspective on Innovation     15
Organizational Perspective on Innovation     16
Network Perspective on Innovation     17
Individual Perspective on Innovation     18
The Structure of the Rest of This Book: The Logic and Methodology Employed     19
Conclusion     20
References     22
Endnotes     26
R&D Process Models     31
Introduction     31
R&D and Economics     32
R&D and Organizational Knowledge     40
Conclusion     50
References     51
Technology Development and Innovative Practice     55
Introduction     55
Quantitative Perspectives on Technology Development and Innovative Practice     56
Qualitative Perspectives OnTechnology Development and Innovative Practice     68
Conclusion     77
References     79
Social Influence and Human Interaction with Technology     82
Introduction     82
Flow of Information     83
Team Composition     90
Conclusion     105
References     106
Innovation, Influence, and Diffusion: Executive Summary
Diffusion and Innovation: An Organizational Perspective     111
Introduction     111
Diffusion     112
Diversification, Innovation, and Organizational Structure     119
Conclusion     129
References     131
Knowledge and Change in Organizations     132
Introduction     132
Knowledge and Organizational Change     133
Knowledge Transfer     145
Conclusion     157
References     160
Organizational Innovation Strategy     162
Introduction     162
Rate and Nature of Change     163
Attitudes, Behaviors, and Strategic Change     173
Conclusion     186
References     189
Endnotes     191
New Product Development      192
Introduction     192
Internal Processes     193
New Product Diffusion: Success and Failure     200
Conclusion     211
References     214
Technology and Management Information Systems: Executive Summary
Information and Communication Technology Management     218
Introduction     218
Conclusion     245
References     248
Open Source and Software Development Innovation     251
Introduction     251
Open Source     264
Conclusion     277
References     279
Directions in the Field of Technology Innovation Management     281
Introduction     281
References     287
Endnotes     287
Appendix A     289
Appendix B     292
Appendix C     295
Appendix D     298
About the Authors     301
Index     303

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