OMTEX CLASSES: Define Knowledge society.

Define Knowledge society.

The term knowledge society generally refers to a society where knowledge is the primary production resource instead of capital and labour.

      Knowledge has become a major source of productivity. Globalisation and new world economy demanding knowledge-based economies.  A knowledge society create, share and uses knowledge for the prosperity and well-being of its people. In society, the knowledge society brings greater access to information.  Individuals there fore have more opportunities to participate in and influence the development of their societies.