E-Collaboration: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, And Applications, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 160566653X
  • ISBN-13: 9781605666532
  • DDC: 658.046
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 1890 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2009 | Published/Released May 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2009

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Overview

This set addresses a range of e-collaboration topics through advanced research chapters authored by an international partnership of field experts.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Other Frontmatter.
List of Contributors.
Contents.
Preface.
E-Collaboration: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications.
About the Editor.
1: Fundamental Concepts and Theories.
2: A Basic Definition of E-Collaboration and its Underlying Concepts.
3: e-Collaboration Concepts, Systems and Applications.
4: Prerequisites for the Implementation of E-Collaboration.
5: Computer Mediated Collaboration.
6: Computer-Mediated Knowledge Sharing.
7: A Classification of Communities of Practice.
8: Sociotechnical Theory and Communities of Practice.
9: Group Decision Support Systems.
10: A Generic Definition of Collaborative Working Environments.
11: Computer-Supported Collaborative Work and Learning: A Meta-Analytic Examination of Key Moderators in Experimental GSS Research.
12: Collaborative vs. Cooperative Learning: The Instructor’s Role in Computer Supported Collaborative Learning.
13: Government Funding of E-Collaboration Research in the European Union: A Comparison with the United States Model.
14: Knowledge Transfer: Revisiting Video.
15: Development and Design Methodologies.
16: A Use-Centered Strategy for Designing E-Collaboration Systems.
17: Design Patterns for Facilitation in E-Collaboration.
18: E-Collaboration: A Dynamic Enterprise Model.
19: A Social Informatics Framework for Sustaining Virtual Communities of Practice.
20: Customizing Multimedia and Collaborative Virtual Environments.
21: Concurrency Control in Real-Time E-Collaboration Systems.
22: Web-Based Collaboration and Decision Making Support: A Multi-Disciplinary Approach.
23: A Case Study of Web-Based Collaborative Decision Support at NASA.
24: An Ontological Approach to Managing Project Memories in Organizations.
25: Designing Interactive and Collaborative E-Learning Environments.
26: Reframing Information System Design as Learning Across Communities of Practice.
27: Developing REALSpace: Discourse on a Student-Centered Creative Knowledge Environment for Virtual Communities of Learning.
28: Resurrecting Graduate Conversation through an Online Learning Community.
29: Tools and Technologies.
30: Collaborative Technologies, Applications, and Uses.
31: Characterization and Classification of Collaborative Tools.
32: A Macro-Level Approach to Understanding Use of E-Collaboration Technologies.
33: Technological Challenges to the Research and Development of Collaborative Working Environments.
34: Using Collaborative Technology in Group Facilitation.
35: Emergent Networks in Computer-Supported Groups.
36: Adopting Tools for Online Synchronous Communication: Issues and Strategies.
37: Utilizing Web Tools for Computer-Mediated Communication to Enhance Team-Based Learning.
38: Decision Support Software.
39: Blogging Technology and its Support for E-Collaboration.
40: Academic Weblogs as Tools for E-Collaboration Among Researchers.
41: Collaborative E-Learning Using Semantic Course Blog.
42: Blogs as a Social Networking Tool to Build Community.
43: The Use of the CMC Tool AMANDA for the Teaching of English.
44: Using Virtual Worlds to Assist Distributed Teams.
45: Videoconferencing as an E-Collaboration Tool.
46: Instant Messaging as an E-Collaboration Tool.
47: Group Support Systems as Tools for HR Decision Making.
48: Collaboration Intricacies of Web 2.0 for Training Human Resource Managers.