Book Volume 11 2017
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Knowledge and Networks

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ISBN: 978-3-319-45022-3 (Print) 978-3-319-45023-0 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-21

    Exploring the Interaction of Space and Networks in the Creation of Knowledge: An Introduction

  3. Knowledge About Networks

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 23-23

    2. Chapter

      Pages 25-51

      Reversing the Instrumentality of the Social for the Economic: A Critical Agenda for Twenty-first Century Knowledge Networks

    3. Chapter

      Pages 53-66

      Interpersonal Networks in Foreign Assignments and Intercultural Learning Processes

    4. Chapter

      Pages 67-83

      Family Networks for Learning and Knowledge Creation in Developing Regions

    5. Chapter

      Pages 85-102

      Studying Networks Geographically: World Political Regionalization in the United Nations General Assembly (1985–2010)

    6. Chapter

      Pages 103-116

      (Post)graduate Education Markets and the Formation of Mobile Transnational Economic Elites

  4. Network Evolution and Social Outcomes

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 117-117

    2. Chapter

      Pages 119-142

      Organized Mobility and Relational Turnover as Context for Social Mechanisms: A Dynamic Invariant at the Heart of Stability from Movement

    3. Chapter

      Pages 143-167

      Trajectory Types Across Network Positions: Jazz Evolution from 1930 to 1969

    4. Chapter

      Pages 169-190

      Topology and Evolution of Collaboration Networks: The Case of a Policy-Anchored District

    5. Chapter

      Pages 191-219

      Platforming for Path-Breaking? The Case of Regional Electromobility Initiatives in Germany

    6. Chapter

      Pages 221-240

      Brokering Trust to Enhance Leadership: A Self-Monitoring Approach to Leadership Emergence

  5. Network Geographies of Learning

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 241-241

    2. Chapter

      Pages 243-267

      How Atypical Combinations of Scientific Ideas Are Related to Impact: The General Case and the Case of the Field of Geography

    3. Chapter

      Pages 269-290

      Connectivity in Contiguity: Conventions and Taboos of Imitation in Colocated Networks

    4. Chapter

      Pages 291-313

      Are Gatekeepers Important for the Renewal of the Local Knowledge Base? Evidence from U. S. Cities

    5. Chapter

      Pages 315-336

      Learning Networks Among Swedish Municipalities: Is Sweden a Small World?

    6. Chapter

      Pages 337-372

      The Coevolution of Innovative Ties, Proximity, and Competencies: Toward a Dynamic Approach to Innovation Cooperation

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 373-386