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Science, Technology, and Canadian History

The First Conference on the Study of the History of Canadian Science and Technology, Kingston, Ontario = Le
  • 246 Pages
  • 1.33 MB
  • English
Wilfrid Laurier University Press
History, Sc
The Physical Object
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Open LibraryOL8212648M
ISBN 100889200866
ISBN 139780889200869

The first Conference on the Study of the History of Canadian Science and Technology, held in Kingston, Ontario in Novembermarks the emergence of a new Canadian discipline. This wide-ranging, bilingual collection of papers and workshops includes contributions by some of the historians, scientists, educators, students, archivists, and Author: Richard A.

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Jarrell, Norman R. Ball. Science and technology in Canada consists of three distinct but closely related phenomena: the diffusion of technology in Canada. scientific research in Canada. innovation, invention and industrial research in Canada.

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Record of the papers and workshops of the first National Conference on the History of Canadian Science and Technology, Other Titles: Sciences, la technologie et l'histoire canadienne technology, and Canadian history = Les sciences.

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