Mobilizing Appropriate Technology
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Mobilizing Appropriate Technology Papers on Planning Aid Programmes by Matthew Gamser

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Published by Practical Action .
Written in English


  • Aid & relief programmes,
  • Development economics,
  • Political economy,
  • Appropriate Technology

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages112
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11962477M
ISBN 101853390453
ISBN 109781853390456

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Appropriate Technology: Tools, Choices, and Implications gives both non-technical and technical international workers a thorough understanding of some of the most common and important technologies being introduced in small-scale community development. The book is written to help the reader create and design appropriate technological systems Cited by: 5. A basic needs strategy: the ILO programme Iftikhar Ahmed. ISBN: X: OCLC Number: Notes: Includes edited papers from the Symposium on Mobilizing Technology for Development, Ocho Rios, Jamaica, Jan. ,   Science, Technology and Society: Needs, Challenges and Limitations focuses on the role of science and technology in promoting development as well as its limitation in shaping the society. The text outlines the contributions that this field has provided in health, industries, agriculture, transportation, and Edition: 1.

Field Guide to Appropriate Technology is an all-in-one "hands-on guide" for nontechnical and technical people working in less developed communities. It has been developed and designed with a prestigious team of authors, each of whom has worked extensively in developing societies throughout the world.5/5(3). 5. Studying appropriate technology organizations through resource mobilization theory. Appropriate technology organizations can be studied empirically from a sociological perspective, i.e. Resource Mobilization Theory (RMT). This perspective emerged in the s as a distinctively new approach to the study of social by:   An appropriate technology is defined here as a technology tailored to fit the psychosocial and biophysical context prevailing in a particular location and period. Schumacher encapsulated the philosophy of AT in his book, Small Is Beautiful () where he described the central doctrine of AT as (a) simple, (b) small scale, (c) low cost, and (d. B.K. Pattnaik, D. Dhal / Technology in Society xxx () 1e18 18 Please cite this article in press as: Pattnaik BK, Dhal D, Mobilizing from appropriate technologies to sustainable technologies.

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