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Published: 18 March 2004

280 Pages


ISBN: 9780199268863

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Knowledge Work and Knowledge-Intensive Firms

Mats Alvesson

  • Provides a critical understanding of some basic aspects of knowledge-intensive work and organizations.
  • Includes case studies of 'knowledge intensive firms' (KIFs), such as IT firms, management consultancy firms, advertising agencies, and life science companies.
  • Challenges key assumptions in current thinking about knowledge and organization, suggesting a novel theoretical approach.

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