Foreign Consultants And Counterparts: Problems In Technology Transfer, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Foreign Consultants And Counterparts

Problems In Technology Transfer, 1st Edition

By Susan Scott-Stevens

Routledge

230 pages

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Description

This book focuses upon the problems and solutions encountered by two primary sets of people involved in the transfer of technical knowledge: foreign consultants and host country counterparts. It presents an approach to many of the cross-cultural theories common to the transfer of knowledge. .

Table of Contents

1. Introduction 2. Theoretical Foundations 3. The Ideal 4. Project Descriptions : Jratunseluna, Bengawan Solo, and Third Culture Contexts 5. Transfer of Knowledge Programs 6. Factors in the Transfer of Technical Knowledge: Constraint, Mitigation, and Discrepancy 7. Research, Theory, and Practice

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOC000000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / General
SOC026000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General