Innovation And Its Enemies

Author: Calestous Juma
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190467037
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Innovation and Its Enemies identifies the tension between the need for innovation and the pressure to maintain continuity, social order and stability as one of today's biggest policy challenges.

Innovation And Its Enemies

Author: Calestous Juma
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190467053
Size: 57.28 MB
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This is just one of many areas where exponential advances in technology signal both hope and fear, leading to public controversy.

Innovation And Its Enemies

Author: Calestous Juma
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190467045
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This is just one of many areas where exponential advances in technology signal both hope and fear, leading to public controversy.

The New Harvest

Author: Calestous Juma
Publisher: OUP Us
ISBN: 0190237236
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But, as this book argues, Africa can feed itself in a generation and can help contribute to global food security.

The Politics Of Innovation

Author: Associate Professor of Political Science Mark Zachary Taylor
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190464135
Size: 72.39 MB
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Why are some countries better than others at science and technology? Written in accessible language, 'The Politics of Innovation' provides readers from all backgrounds with a useful survey of the innovation debate.

In Land We Trust

Author: Calestous Juma
Publisher: Zed Books
ISBN:
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The governing of land use is also central to the overall scheme of national governance - the constitution. This book examines the relationship between land ownership and the conservation of natural resources, using the case of Kenya.

The Future And Its Enemies

Author: Virginia Postrel
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781439135327
Size: 21.46 MB
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The future, they tell us, is dangerously out of control, and unless we precisely govern the forces of change, we risk disaster. In The Future and Its Enemies, Virginia Postrel explodes the myths behind these claims.

Cycles Of Invention And Discovery

Author: Venkatesh Narayanamurti
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674967968
Size: 12.93 MB
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Using Nobel Prize–winning examples like the transistor, laser, and magnetic resonance imaging, Venky Narayanamurti and Tolu Odumosu explore the daily micro-practices of research and show that distinctions between the search for knowledge ...

Social Innovation In Africa

Author: Ndidi Okonkwo Nwuneli
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317294289
Size: 14.58 MB
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Encouraged by the emergence and early impact of social innovators on the African Continent, but frustrated by the slow pace of large scale change, this book is focused on filling the knowledge gap for those tackling Africa’s serious ...