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Global Technological Change: From Hard Technology to Soft Technology
By Zhouying Jin, Kelvin W. Willoughby (trans) and Ying Bai (trans)
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Publisher Intellect L & D E F A E
Publication date February 15, 2011
Pages 366
Binding Paperback
Edition 2
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781841503769
ISBN-10 1841503762
Dimensions 0.75 by 6.50 by 8.75 in.
Weight 1.35 lbs.
Published in Great Britain
Original list price $43.00
Other format details university press
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This updated second edition of Global Technological Change reconsiders how we make and use technology in the twenty-first century. With human-centered "soft technology" driving machine-based "hard technology" in ever more complex ways, Zhouying Jin provides an 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 innovation. More relevant than ever, Global Technological Change continues to challenge assumptions about technology and the gap between the developed and developing countries in the twenty-first century.



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