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Football is a game of highly specialized roles. Christianity Today (2000)Those who lack specialized skills are likely to be left behind in declining inner cities. Sociology (1995)It is only the organization that can convert the specialized knowledge of the knowledge worker into performance. THE ESSENTIAL DRUCKER (2001)These specialized techniques must then be regarded as possible objects of investigation. Choice, Rationality, and Social Theory (1988)Often they offer specialized educational techniques as well. Sociology (1995)To think through what the business needs requires somebody who knows and understands the highly specialized information field. THE ESSENTIAL DRUCKER (2001)By itself, specialized knowledge yields no performance. THE ESSENTIAL DRUCKER (2001)And specialized knowledge is a fragment, if not mere" data. MANAGEMENT: task, responsibilities, practices (1974)Within a society individuals and groups may differ in the specialized tools they are able to use or are in a position to acquire. Choice, Rationality, and Social Theory (1988)To say that actors may employ specialized techniques in their deliberations is to say that action does not always result directly from belief and desire. Choice, Rationality, and Social Theory (1988)A second aspect of technological change is reflected in the growing number of government jobs that require specialized knowledge and skills. Human Resource Management in Government (1995)She was interested only in certain narrow and highly specialized aspects of her environment, chiefly those that had to do with pattern and position. The Runaway Brain: the Evolution of Human Uniqueness (1993)Guilds are specialized by occupation; they include as their members all persons who perform the same occupation or highly specialized branch of an occupation. Macrosociology: An Introduction to Human Societies (1995)Secondly, there is no reason to suppose that the specialized techniques employed by actors in different areas of their activity will be consistent with each other. Choice, Rationality, and Social Theory (1988)On the contrary, it began to change almost at once, as specialized knowledge of all sorts poured into enterprise. THE ESSENTIAL DRUCKER (2001)As the society became more complex, the need for specialized training increased, with the result that higher education became more important. The American Nation: A History of the United States to 1877 (1995)Most of the specialized tools used in academic work, for example, make use of the relatively commonplace skills of reading and writing. Choice, Rationality, and Social Theory (1988)I have argued, on the contrary, that actors may employ specialized techniques in their deliberations. Choice, Rationality, and Social Theory (1988)
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British English: specialized ADJECTIVE
Someone or something that is specialized is trained or developed for a particular purpose or area of knowledge.
Patients get specialized support from knowledgeable staff.
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