Revista de Administração Pública
Print version ISSN 0034-7612
JESUS, Anderson Macedo de and MOURAO, Luciana. Organizational knowledge in schools of government: a comparison study. Rev. Adm. Pública [online]. 2012, vol.46, n.4, pp. 939-968. ISSN 0034-7612. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0034-76122012000400003.
As a reflection of a trend that has gained increasing importance in public organizations, private and non governmental organizations in Brazil and the world, the issue led to Knowledge Management this research, whose immediate focus is to provide grants to help organizations public schools and government in their development processes knowledge organizational. This knowledge is created by interaction of tacit and explicit. The interaction between them can be verified by through four conversions, which form a cycle of organizational knowledge: a socialization, externalization, combination and internalization. This study aims to present a set of criteria representing the cycle of development of organizational knowledge and, through comparative analysis of seven schools International and one national government, the Escola Nacional de Administração Pública (Enap), draw up the design of an organizational structure that maximizes the development of organizational knowledge in government schools.
Keywords : school of government; comparative analysis; organizational knowledge; management knowledge; human capital.