Wednesday, October 14, 2009

ASSIGNMENT: KNOWLEDGE SOCIETY

KNOWLEDGE SOCIETY

Give three (3) definitions of knowledge society

Ans:

(1) Broadly speaking, the term “knowledge society” refers to any society where knowledge is the primary product resource instead of capital and labour.

It may also refer to the use a certain society gives to information.

A “knowledge society” creates, shares and uses knowledge for the prosperity and well being of its society.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/knowledge-society



(2) “Knowledge Society” is a society that creates, shares and uses knowledge for the prosperity and well-being of its people.

http://www.degitalstrategy.govt.nz/Resources/Glossary-of-key-terms



(3) Knowledge Society is one which places an explicit and principal value on knowledge as means to achieve economic and social well-being.

It is one which features knowledge prominently among the basic needs of all its citizens and wills all citizens to engage productively with knowledge.

http://www.eclac.cl/socindto/noticias/noticias/6/26546/lctpol06/pdf






PRESENTED BY:

DESMOND NII LAMPTEY
DCSM 2010036
DIPLOMA 2
MORNING

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