Coverart for item
The Resource Crowdsourcing : why the power of the crowd is driving the future of business, Jeff Howe

Crowdsourcing : why the power of the crowd is driving the future of business, Jeff Howe

Label
Crowdsourcing : why the power of the crowd is driving the future of business
Title
Crowdsourcing
Title remainder
why the power of the crowd is driving the future of business
Statement of responsibility
Jeff Howe
Title variation
Why the power of the crowd is driving the future of business
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An in-depth analysis of the rapidly growing phenomenon of crowdsourcing reflects on the dramatic economic, cultural, business, and political implications of applying the open-source idea to a variety of fields outside of software development and addresses the unique opportunities and problems of this expanding trend
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
658.4/058/0285/46
Index
index present
LC call number
HD58.8
LC item number
.H693 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Crowdsourcing : why the power of the crowd is driving the future of business, Jeff Howe
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [289]-299) index
Contents
Introduction : the dawn of the human network -- Sec. I. How we got here -- The rise of the amateur : fueling the crowdsourcing engine -- From so simple a beginning : drawing the blueprint for crowdsourcing -- Faster, cheaper, smarter, easier : democratizing the means of production -- The rise and fall of the firm : turning community into commerce -- Sec. II. Where we are -- The most universal quality : why diversity trumps ability -- What the crowd knows : collective intelligence in action -- What the crowd creates : how the 1 percent is changing the way work gets done -- What the crowd thinks : how the 10 percent filters the wheat from the chaff -- What the crowd funds : reinventing finance, ten bucks a a time -- Sec. III. Where we're going -- Tomorrow's crowd : the age of the digital native -- Conclusion : the rules of crowdsourcing
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vii, 311 p.
Isbn
9780307396204
System control number
  • (OCoLC)516476692
  • (OCoLC)176951599
Label
Crowdsourcing : why the power of the crowd is driving the future of business, Jeff Howe
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [289]-299) index
Contents
Introduction : the dawn of the human network -- Sec. I. How we got here -- The rise of the amateur : fueling the crowdsourcing engine -- From so simple a beginning : drawing the blueprint for crowdsourcing -- Faster, cheaper, smarter, easier : democratizing the means of production -- The rise and fall of the firm : turning community into commerce -- Sec. II. Where we are -- The most universal quality : why diversity trumps ability -- What the crowd knows : collective intelligence in action -- What the crowd creates : how the 1 percent is changing the way work gets done -- What the crowd thinks : how the 10 percent filters the wheat from the chaff -- What the crowd funds : reinventing finance, ten bucks a a time -- Sec. III. Where we're going -- Tomorrow's crowd : the age of the digital native -- Conclusion : the rules of crowdsourcing
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vii, 311 p.
Isbn
9780307396204
System control number
  • (OCoLC)516476692
  • (OCoLC)176951599

Library Locations

    • BYU-LAWBorrow it
      Howard W. Hunter Law Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249603 -111.645501
Processing Feedback ...