Capacity-building In Science And Technology In The Third World: Problems, Issues, And Strategies, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Capacity-building In Science And Technology In The Third World

Problems, Issues, And Strategies, 1st Edition

By Shahid M. Shahidullah


270 pages

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 Traditional strategies of technical assistance, technology transfer, appropriate technology, and self-reliance for science and technology development in the Third World, cannot be successfully implemented until Third World countries improve their fundamental organization of science and technology. In order to make those improvements - a process kn

Table of Contents

The Conceptual Framework -- Introduction: The Problem of Science and Technology Development in the Third World -- Capacity-Building in Science and Technology: The Conceptual Framework -- Existing Policy Perspectives: Relevance and Limits -- Existing Worldviews: Significance and Limitations -- Problems, Issues, and Strategies -- The Science and Technology System -- Science, Technology, and Development -- Science, Technology, and Society -- Science, Technology, and Culture -- Capacity-Building: New Visions for Science Policy

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SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General