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Title: Ad hoc transient communities: towards fostering knowledge sharing in Learning Networks
Authors: Berlanga, Adriana
Sloep, Peter
Kester, Liesbeth
Brouns, Francis
Van Rosmalen, Peter
Koper, Rob
Keywords: ad hoc transient community
learning network
knowledge sharing
Issue Date: 25-Jun-2007
Abstract: Sociability is conducive to learning effectiveness and efficiency. Sociability does not emerge easily in Learning Networks. This paper argues that so-called ad hoc transient communities will help the emergence of sociability in Learning Networks. Ad hoc transient communities are relatively small, temporal and goal-directed communities that support voluntary, emergent, informal knowledge sharing. The paper examines various theories, management policies and technological prerequisites that underpin their proper functioning. Venues for future research, both conceptual and empirical are discussed.
Description: Berlanga, A. J., Sloep, P. B., Kester, L., Brouns, F., Van Rosmalen, P., & Koper, R. (2008). Ad hoc transient communities: towards fostering knowledge sharing in Learning Networks. International Journal of Learning Technology, 3(4), 443-458.
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