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The Resource Global Technological Change : From Hard Technology to Soft Technology

Global Technological Change : From Hard Technology to Soft Technology

Label
Global Technological Change : From Hard Technology to Soft Technology
Title
Global Technological Change
Title remainder
From Hard Technology to Soft Technology
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This revised and updated second edition of "Global Technological Change" reconsiders how we make and use technology in the twenty-first century. With human-centred 'soft technology' driving machine-based 'hard technology' in ever more complex ways, Zhouying Jin provides a much-needed understanding of the human dimension of technological advancement. Through a theoretical framework that incorporates elements of both Eastern and Western philosophy, she offers insight into the dynamic between the two as it relates to a variety of technological innovations. More relevant than ever, Globa
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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JIN, Zhouying
Dewey number
338.9
Index
no index present
LC call number
HC79.T4
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Appropriate technology
  • Appropriate technology
  • Technological innovations
  • Technology
  • Technology
  • Appropriate technology
  • Appropriate technology
  • Technological innovations
  • Technology
  • Technology
Label
Global Technological Change : From Hard Technology to Soft Technology
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Front Cover; Preliminary Pages; Contents; Preface to the English Edition: Theodore Gordon; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Chapter 1: What is Technology?; Chapter 2: Historical Antecedents of Soft Technology; Chapter 3: Soft Technology and Technological Competitiveness; Chapter 4: Soft Technology and Innovation; Chapter 5: Soft Industries; Chapter 6: Soft Technology and the Fourth Generation of Technology Foresight; Postscript: The Principles for Development in the Twenty-first Century -- Harmony, Balance, and Coexistence; About the Author; Bibliography; Back Cover
Control code
714572255
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (368 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781841504445
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)714572255
Label
Global Technological Change : From Hard Technology to Soft Technology
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Front Cover; Preliminary Pages; Contents; Preface to the English Edition: Theodore Gordon; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Chapter 1: What is Technology?; Chapter 2: Historical Antecedents of Soft Technology; Chapter 3: Soft Technology and Technological Competitiveness; Chapter 4: Soft Technology and Innovation; Chapter 5: Soft Industries; Chapter 6: Soft Technology and the Fourth Generation of Technology Foresight; Postscript: The Principles for Development in the Twenty-first Century -- Harmony, Balance, and Coexistence; About the Author; Bibliography; Back Cover
Control code
714572255
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (368 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781841504445
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)714572255

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