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Bibliographic references

I don’t hold a monopoly on good research ideas, theories and methods. In this section a list of incomplete books which shaped my research It needs to get updated and articles have to be added.


On innovation management

* Chesbrough Henry, Open Innovation. The NEw Imperative for Creating and Profiting from Technology. Harvard Business School Press, Boston, USA, 2003.

* Clayton M. Christensen, The Innovator's Dilemma. The Revolutionary Book that Will Change the Way You Do Business. Harvard Business School Press, New York, USA, 1997.

* Clayton M. Christensen & Michael E. Raynor, The Innovators Solution. Harvard Business School, Boston, USA, 2003.

* Clayton M. Christensen, Scott D. Anthony & Erik A. Roth, Seeing what's next. Using the Theories of Innovation to Predict Industry Change. Harvard Business School Press, Boston, USA, 2004.

* De Soto Hernando, The Mystery of Capital. Why Capitalism Triumphs in the West and Fails Everywhere Else. Basic Books, New York, USA, 2000.

* Florida Richard, The Rise of the Creative Class and How it's transforming work, leisure, community and everyday life. Basic Books, New York, USA, 2000.

* Gary Hamel & C.K. Prahalad, Competing for the Future. Harvard Business School Press, Boston, USA, 1994.

* Latour Bruno, Science in Action. Harvard University Press, Cambridge, UK, 1987.

* Latour Bruno, Pandora's Hope. Essays on the Reality of Science Studies. Harvard University Press, Camebridge, UK, 1999.

* Latour Bruno, Reassembling the Social. An Introduction to Actor-Network-Theory. Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2005.

* Mokyr Joel, The Lever of Riches. Technological Creativity and Economic Progress. Oxford University Press, New York, USA, 1990.

* Mokyr Joel, The Gifts of Athena. Historical Origins of the Knowledge Economy, Princeton University Press, Princeton, UK, 2002.

On evolution complexity and cognition

* Diamond Jared, Collapse. How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed. Viking, UK, 2005.

* Joshua M. Epstein & Robert Axtell, Growing Artificial Societies. Social Science from the Bottom Up. MIT Press, Camebridge, UK, 1996.

* Hawkins Jeff , On Intelligence, Times Books, New York, USA, 2004.

* Holand John H., Hidden Order. How Adaptation Builds Complexity. Basic Books, New York, USA, 1995.

* Holland Owen, editor, Machine Consciousness. Imprint Academic, USA, 2003.

* Kauffman Stuart, At Home in the Universe. The search for laws of Self-Organization and Complexity. Viking, UK, 1995.

* Petterson Marc, Complexity and Evolution. Camebridge University Press, Camebridge, UK, 1996.

* Portugali Juval, Self-Organization and the City. Springer, Germany, 2000. (note, I totally don't agree with the author and belief he has an hidden agenda)

* Polanyi Michael: The Tacit dimension, 1967 Routledge & Kegan Paul Ltd, London

* Ridley Matt, Nature via Nurture. Genes, Experience, and What Makes Us Human. Fourth Estate, UK, 2003.

* Russel Betrand, Human Knowledge. Its Scope and Limits. Simon & Schutser, New York, USA, 1948.

* Searle John R., Rationality in Action. MIT Press, Camebridge, UK, 2001.

* Simon Herbert A., The Sciences of the Artificial. MIT Press, Camebridge, UK, 1996.

* Steels Luc, The Talking Heads. Experiment. Vol. 1 Words and Meanings. Labratorium, Antwerp, Belgium, 1999.

* Smith John M. & Eörs Szathmary, The Origins of Life. From the Birth of Life to the Origin of Language. Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK, 1999.


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