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The Resource Information behavior : an evolutionary instinct, Amanda Spink, (electronic book)

Information behavior : an evolutionary instinct, Amanda Spink, (electronic book)

Label
Information behavior : an evolutionary instinct
Title
Information behavior
Title remainder
an evolutionary instinct
Statement of responsibility
Amanda Spink
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Information behavior has emerged as an important aspect of human life, however our knowledge and understanding of it is incomplete and underdeveloped scientifically. Research on the topic is largely contemporary in focus and has generally not incorporated results from other disciplines. In this monograph, Spink provides a new understanding of information behavior by incorporating related findings, theories and models from social sciences, psychology, and cognition. In her presentation, she argues that information behavior is an important instinctive sociocognitive ability that can only be full
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Cataloging source
GW5XE
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Spink, Amanda
Dewey number
153
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ZA3075
LC item number
.S65 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Information science and knowledge management
Series volume
vol. 16
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  • Information behavior
  • Behavior evolution
  • Human information processing
  • Cognition and culture
  • Human evolution
  • Information retrieval
  • Social Science
Label
Information behavior : an evolutionary instinct, Amanda Spink, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Information behavior framework -- Evolutionary foundation -- Instinct versus environment -- Human cognition and social behavior -- Lifetime development -- Information behavior sub-processes -- Supporting Information behavior over the ages
Control code
SPR654396243
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 85 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783642114977
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Information behavior : an evolutionary instinct, Amanda Spink, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Information behavior framework -- Evolutionary foundation -- Instinct versus environment -- Human cognition and social behavior -- Lifetime development -- Information behavior sub-processes -- Supporting Information behavior over the ages
Control code
SPR654396243
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 85 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783642114977
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote

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