Science and Technology in History: An Approach to Industrial Development

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Rutgers University Press, 1991 - Science - 391 pages
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This book is about the changing relationships between science, technology and economic development from the eighteenth century to the present time. The task of this book is to uncover the dynamics of industrial change. --from the Preface (p. xiv).

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Contents

SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY
1
MENTAL CAPITAL TRANSFERS
32
SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY IN THE BRITISH
60
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About the author (1991)

Ian Inkster is Research Professor of International History in the Faculty of Humanities at Nottingham Trent University, UK and Professor of Global History in the Department of International Studies at Wenzao Ursuline College, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, ROC.

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