How Thumbelina Knows
AbstractIn this paper, I take the book by Michel Serres, “Thumbelina”, as an occasion for reflection on the conceptual basis of knowledge management, as was built by Nonaka and co-workers. The direct access to knowledge that Thumbelina practices together with her peers is, in fact, for me, and is a good observation point to bring Nonaka’s reflection further towards the discovery of a new understanding of knowledge and knowing processes. If the digital revolution is the third step, after writing and printing, regarding the soft changes in the relations between human beings and knowledge, then it highlights the urgent problem of deepening our understanding of what knowledge and intelligence are, changing our practices at the educational level, and designing new digital tools to support our knowledge management processes. View Full-Text
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De Michelis, G. How Thumbelina Knows. Informatics 2016, 3, 22.
De Michelis G. How Thumbelina Knows. Informatics. 2016; 3(4):22.Chicago/Turabian Style
De Michelis, Giorgio. 2016. "How Thumbelina Knows." Informatics 3, no. 4: 22.