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Mobilizing technology for world development / edited by Jairam Ramesh and Charles Weiss.

; Weiss, Charles ; International Institute for Environment and Development ; Overseas Development Council ; Symposium on Mobilizing Technology for Development (1979 : Ocho Rios, Jamaica)
New York, N.Y. : Published for the International Institute for Environment and Development and the Overseas Development Council [by] Praeger, 1979.
ISBN 9780275904104, 0030554519, 003055456X, 0275904105, 9780030554568, 9780030554513

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Other Authors Ramesh, Jairam.
Weiss, Charles.
International Institute for Environment and Development.
Overseas Development Council.
Symposium on Mobilizing Technology for Development (1979 : Ocho Rios, Jamaica)
Subjects Developing countries.
Technologie -- Pays en voie de développement -- Congrès.
Technology -- Developing countries -- Congresses.
Technology transfer -- Congresses.
Technology transfer.
Transfert de technologie -- Congrès.
Series Praeger special studies. Praeger scientific.
Description 234 pages ; 24 cm.
Copyright Date 1979.
Notes Includes edited papers from the Symposium on Mobilizing Technology for Development, Ocho Rios, Jamaica, Jan. 7-11, 1979.
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents The consequences of technological dependence in the least-developed countries / Amir Jamal -- Appropriate technology in developing countries: some political and economic considerations / Luis de Sebastián -- Third World disengagement and collaboration: a neglected transitional option / Ward Morehouse -- International technology issues: Southern needs and Northern responses / G.K. Helleiner -- Government policies for bargaining with transnational enterprises in the acquisition of technology / Constantine V. Vaitsos -- Transnational enterprises and technology flows: a business viewpoint / Lowell W. Steele -- International technology flows for development: suggestions for U.S. government and corporate initiatives / Jack N. Behrman -- Technology for development: the South Korean experience / Hyung-Sup Choi -- Foreign technology and Brazilian industry / José E. Mindlin -- Atomic energy in Argentina: toward technological autonomy / Jorge A. Sabato -- Technological development in Minas Gerais, Brazil / Juarez Távora Veado and José Israel Vargas -- National science and technology policies for development: a comparative analysis / Francisco R. Sagasti -- Malaysian rubber in the world market / B.C. Sekhar -- Harnessing mineral resources for development: some policy suggestions / Rex Bosson and Bension Varon -- Energy and development: fueling change / David A. Henry -- An international challenge: science and technology for managing the world food problem / James P. Grant -- Scientific and technological cooperation: the experience of the Club du Sahel / Jacques Giri -- Microbiological science for development: a global technological opportunity / Carl-Göran Héden.
Genre Conference papers and proceedings.
Geographic Area Developing countries
Network Numbers (OCoLC)5324667
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