Skip to content
Share on Google Plus Share on LinkedIn Share on Reddit View article Comments
Print

Study this free course

Enrol to access the full course, get recognition for the skills you learn and track your progress. Make your learning visible!

Managing local practices in global contexts

Introduction

Unit image

This unit looks at the management of local knowledge-generating practices. You will explore the processes that link practices to global contexts and learn to identify the key dimensions of globalisation and explore the implications for knowing how to ‘do things’ in a variety of contexts. You will go on to compare the approaches to managing and organising, based on universally applicable principles, with context-specific rationalities and look at how viable interpretations of reality might be contructed from a variety of different perspectives.

This material is from our archive and is an adapted extract from Managing knowledge (B823), which is no longer taught by The Open University. If you want to study formally with us, you may wish to explore other courses we offer in this subject area [Tip: hold Ctrl and click a link to open it in a new tab. (Hide tip)] .

Tags, Ratings and Social Bookmarking

Page Tags

Sign in or create a free account to add tags to your OpenLearn profile

Ratings

Your rating None. Average rating 4 out of 5, based on 1 rating

Share

B823_1