Paper Heros: Appropriate Technology Panacea or Pipe Dream? by Rybczynski, Witold.

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FormatPaperback
Number of Pages224
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Open LibraryOL9303571M
ISBN 100140153756
ISBN 109780140153750
OCLC/WorldCa24439518

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Paper heroes; a review of appropriate technology. By W. Rybczynski. Topics: Critical review of the appropriate technology movement, APPROPRIATE TECHNOLOGY, DEVELOPING COUNTRIES, CHINA.

PAPER HEROES: Appropriate Technology: Panacea or Pipedream Anchor Books/Doubleday, ; Penguin, “Sparkles with wit, scholarship, and informed writing from beginning to end.” —New Scientist “An important book with an iconoclastic message.” —Washington Post.

Paper Heros 作者: Witold Rybczynski 出版社: Penguin (Non-Classics) 副标题: Appropriate Technology: Panacea or Pipe Dream. 出版年: 页数: 22 定价:. This paper reports the findings from three case studies of building projects where a conscious decision was taken to incorporate appropriate technologies into the structure of the buildings.

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Witold Rybczynski is an award-winning critic, professor at the University of Pennsylvania and columnist with Slate who has been thinking about humanity and technology since the s, when he published his first two books, “Paper Heroes: Appropriate Technology: Panacea or Pipe Dream?” and “Taming the Tiger: The Struggle to Control.

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Weil. NBER Working Paper No. Issued in December NBER Program(s):Economic Fluctuations and Growth We present a model of growth and technology transfer based on the idea that technologies are specific to particular combinations of inputs.

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