ERIC Number: ED112173
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973-Feb
Reference Count: 0
A Symposium on Technology and Social Change in Foreign Cultures.
Iowa State Univ. of Science and Technology, Ames. Engineering Research Inst.
The book contains 28 papers by a variety of authors who deal with technology and social change in foreign countries. The papers are presented under 13 headings: technology and social change in foreign cultures (two papers), technology and values (two papers), technological and social change in history (one paper), the arts and technology (two papers), technological change and social systems (three papers), political and economic forces in technological change (two papers), moral and ethical aspects of the export of technology (four papers), introduction of engineering techniques in developing countries (three papers), communications and the adoption of technology and social change (one paper), impact of modern medicine and biology in developing nations (two papers), agricultural technology: vanguard of economic development (three papers), technology and the arts in modern Europe (one paper), and induced innovation and agricultural development (one paper). (JR)
Descriptors: Agriculture, Biology, Communications, Developing Nations, Economic Development, Economic Factors, Education, Engineering Technology, Fine Arts, Foreign Countries, History, Innovation, Medicine, Moral Issues, Politics, Social Change, Social Systems, Technological Advancement, Technology, Values
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Iowa State Univ. of Science and Technology, Ames. Engineering Research Inst.
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