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knowledge

(Awareness), noun acquaintance, appreciation, appreciativeness, cognition, comprehension, consciousness, discernment, familiarity, grasp, information, intellection, intelligence, ken, know-how, mindfulness, perception, percipience, realization, recognition
Associated concepts: actual knowledge, actual notice, common knowledge, constructive knowledge, discovery, full knowledge, guilty knowledge, implied knowledge, immuted knowledge, judicial notice, knowledge sufficient to form a belief, scienter

knowledge

(Learning), noun cognitio, command, doctrina, education, enlightenment, erudition, expertise, familiarity, familiarization, information, ken, know-how, mastery, proficiency, scholarship, scientia, skill, study, wisdom
Foreign phrases: Idem est scire aut scire debet aut poouisse.To be bound to know or to be able to know is the same as to know. Lex neminem cogit ostendere quod nescire praesumitur. The law compels no one to divulge that which he is presumed not to know. Scienti et vooenti non fit injuria. A wrong is not done to a person who understands and consents. Ignorantia praesumitur ubi scientia non probatur. Ignorance is presumed where knowledge is not proved. Ignorantia facti. Ignorance of facts excuses; ignorance of law does not excuse. Scientia utrimque par pares contrahentes facit. Equal knowlldge on both sides makes the contracting parties equal.
See also: apprehension, caliber, certainty, certification, cognition, comprehension, concept, disclosure, discrimination, edification, education, experience, information, intelligence, news, notification, perception, realization, reason, recognition, science, scienter, skill, specialty, study, understanding

KNOWLEDGE. Information as to a fact.
     2. Many acts are perfectly innocent when the party performing them is not aware of certain circumstances attending them for example, a man may pass a counterfeit note and be guiltless, if he did not know it was so he may receive stolen goods if he were not aware of the fact that they were stolen. In these and the like cases it is the guilty knowledge which makes the crime. See, as to the manner of proving guilty knowledge, Arch. Cr. Pl. 110, 111. Vide Animal. Dog; Evidence ignorance; Scienter.

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The problems of virtue and knowledge have been discussed in the Lysis, Laches, Charmides, and Protagoras; the puzzle about knowing and learning has already appeared in the Euthydemus.
The intersection of all this knowledges creates more knowledge, and the system becomes an information turbine," says Halal.
As the latest method for harnessing corporate power to grind a competitive edge, Knowledge Management has become all the rage.
About 75 percent of the ability to generate additional capacity is directly linked to sharing the knowledge we already had," says Cindy Johnson of TI's Office of Best Practices.
At Chevron, knowledge sharing initiatives are credited with yielding direct savings of $140 million a year and aiding corporate-wide initiatives, such as management of capital projects.
This is especially important because innovative knowledges are most likely in exactly those areas that are most difficult to classify and organize (Dogan & Pahre, 1990).
Such arguments might lead one to conclude that crossing boundaries always makes innovative knowledges more likely (Dogan & Pahre, 1990), while remaining within boundaries always risks producing nontruthful knowledges.
Knowledge is found in communities built by individuals.
In contrast to this literature, it will be argued here that knowledge communities present not just a sociological problem.
Developed, refined and validated through the collective efforts of the Consortium members over the past 10 years, Knowledge-Centered Support (KCS) is an emerging best practice for knowledge management in service and support organizations.
By certifying ATG Knowledge as a KCS Verified product, the Consortium for Service Innovation acknowledges that the solution dramatically streamlines the resolution process by enabling companies to identify gaps in knowledge and capture agents' knowledge in real-time.
ATG Knowledge is part of the Wisdom-enabled ATG Service Suite, a comprehensive set of applications that provides a full-featured, adaptively customized environment for managing all forms of customer service interactions with individual attention.