MODELS OF TECHNOLOGICAL DEVELOPMENT AND THEIR RELEVANCE TO ADVANCES IN TRANSPORTATION

The study described presents a general theory of technological development. The theory is applied to a variety of cases of innovation in the locomotive, tank ship, and aircraft technology over the course of time. The author shows that the theory of functional aspects of technological change has further important implications for studies of diffusion of innovations.

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    Elsevier Publishing Company, Incorporated

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    New York, NY  United States  10017
  • Authors:
    • Sahal, D
  • Publication Date: 1980-3

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  • Accession Number: 00329521
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 18 1981 12:00AM