Technology In World Civilization

Author: Arnold Pacey
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 9780262660723
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In this very different book, Arnold Pacey takes a global view, placing the development of technology squarely in a "world civilization."

Beyond Innovation Technology Institution And Change As Categories For Social Analysis

Author: Thomas Kaiserfeld
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 113754712X
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Arnold Pacey, Technology in World Civilization: A Thousand-Year History (
Cambridge, Mass: The MIT Press, 1990), 50–51. David Edgerton, “Creole
Technologies and Global Histories: Rethinking How Things Travel in Space and
Time”, Journal of History of Science and Technology 1 (2007), accessed at: http:// y vol1_de.htm, February 17, 2014, see p. 23.
Jonathan Radkau, Nature and Power: A Global History of the Environment,
original in ...

Eine Kurze Weltgeschichte F R Junge Leser

Author: Ernst H. Gombrich
Publisher: Dumont Buchverlag
ISBN: 3832186387
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Der beliebte Geschichtsklassiker mit wunderbaren farbigen Illustrationen So fesselnd wie ein Roman, so kenntnisreich wie eine Enzyklopädie: Ernst H. Gombrich, einem der herausragendsten Gelehrten des 20.


Author: David Cressy
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 019969575X
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... The Pursuit of Power: Technology, Armed Force, and Society since A.D. 1000 (
Chicago, 1982); Arnold Pacey, Technology in World Civilization: A Thousand-
Year History (Oxford, 1990), 73–91; Geoffrey Parker, The Military Revolution:
Military Innovation and the Rise of the West, 1500–1800 (2nd edn., Cambridge,
1996); Clifford J. Rogers (ed.), The Military Revolution Debate: Readings on the
Military Transformation of Early Modern Europe (Boulder, 1995); Jan Glete,
Warfare at Sea ...

Science Technology And Medicine In Colonial India

Author: David Arnold
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1139429213
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... competing technologies – the old and new in agriculture, textiles, transport and
labour – nestled side by side, enjoying a relation11 Daniel R. Headrick, The
Tentacles of Progress: Technology Transfer in the Age of Imperialism, – (
New York, ), p. . 12 Daniel R. Headrick, The Tools of Empire: Technology and
European Imperialism in the Nineteenth Century (New York, ). 13 Arnold Pacey,
Technology in World Civilization: A Thousand-Year History (Oxford, ...

Landscape Of The Mind

Author: John F. Hoffecker
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 023151848X
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Oswalt, Wendell H. An Anthropological Analysis of Food-Getting Technology.
New York: Wiley, 1976. Pacey, Arnold. The Maze of Ingenuity: Ideas and Idealism
in the Development of Technology. 2nd ed. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press, 1992.
——. Technology in World Civilization: A Thousand-Year History. Cambridge,
Mass.: MIT Press, 1990. Parker, G. H. The Elementary Nervous System.
Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1919. Pearson, Osbjorn M. “Statistical and Biological
Definitions of ...

The Maze Of Ingenuity

Author: Arnold Pacey
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 9780262660754
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The second edition of The Maze of Ingenuity concentrates on Europe and North America and incorporates recent insights from the history and sociology of technology.

Licht Aus Dem Osten

Author: Peter Frankopan
Publisher: Rowohlt Verlag GmbH
ISBN: 3644122814
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Peter Frankopan schlägt einen weiten Bogen, und das nicht nur zeitlich: Er rückt zwei Welten zusammen, Orient und Okzident, die historisch viel enger miteinander verbunden sind, als wir glauben.

Technology Review

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In Technology in World Civilization: A Thousand-Year History, Arnold Pacey, a
British physicist-turned- historian, challenges this Eurocentrist perspective. His
implicit message is that the West's technological debt to other cultures is at least
as great as the other way around. What's more, he develops an important
hypothesis about why technological transfers between East and West succeeded
in some instances and not in others: that in order for transferred technology to "
take," the ...