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View the document Acknowledgments
close this folder Part I. Introduction and Framework
View the document Chapter 1: Introduction
View the document Chapter 2: Understanding Deindustrialization and Technological Stagnation in Sub-Saharan Africa - A Framework
close this folder Part II. Technology: Choice, Transfer, and Management
View the document Chapter 3: Management of Technological Change in Africa - The Coal Industry in Nigeria
View the document Chapter 4: Technological Acquisition and Development in Zimbabwe: The Hwange Thermal Power Station
View the document Chapter 5: Choice of Technology in Small-Scale Enterprises
View the document Chapter 6: Technology Modifications and Innovations - A Case Study of Rice and Cassava Processing in Sierra Leone
View the document Chapter 7: Technology Transfer and Acquisition of Managerial Capability in Tanzania: Analysis and Policy Implications
View the document Chapter 8: Formulating Technology Policy in Africa: New Directions
View the document Chapter 9: Exploring the Potentials of Water Mills in the Grain-Milling Industry in Ethiopia
close this folder Part III. Technical Change, Innovation, and Diffusion
View the document Chapter 10: Technological Change and the Textiles Industry in Tanzania
View the document Chapter 11: Diffusion of Precommercial Inventions from Government-Funded Research Institutions in Nigeria
View the document Chapter 12: Technological Capability in Oil Refining in Sierra Leone
View the document Chapter 13: Technological Assimilation in Small Enterprises Owned by Women in Nigeria
View the document Chapter 14: Translating Technological Innovation into Entrepreneurship in Nigeria: Social and Policy Implications
View the document Chapter 15: Technology Adoption by Small-Scale Farmers in Ghana
View the document Chapter 16: The Impact of University Research on Industrial Innovations: Empirical Evidence from Kenya
View the document Chapter 17: University-Based Applied Research and Innovation in Nigeria
View the document Chapter 18: Technical Change in the Nigerian Cement Industry
View the document Chapter 19: Institutions Supporting Technical Change in Nigeria - The Role of Industrial Development Centres
View the document Chapter 20: Technological Change and Project Execution in Nigeria - The Case of Ajaokuta Steel Plant
View the document Chapter 21: Adaptive Responses to Modern Technology - Kitui Farmers in the Semiarid Regions of Eastern Kenya
close this folder Part IV. Gender and Technology and Technological Capability
View the document Chapter 22: Technology and Women's Ventures in Nigeria's Urban Informal Sector
View the document Chapter 23: Equity and Gender Consequences of Policy for Distribution of Irrigation Technology in Nigeria
View the document Chapter 24: Female Farmers' Access to Technological Inputs in Nsukka
View the document Chapter 25: Technology Transfer from the Adaptive Crop Research and Extension Project in Sierra Leone
View the document Chapter 26: Dirty Industries: A Challenge to Sustainability in Africa
View the document Biographical Notes

Technology Policy and Practice in Africa

Ogbu O.M., Oyeyinka, B.O., Mlawa, H.M.

IDRC - International Development Research Centre Canada

1995

This book is part of the Focus series of the the IDRC - International Development Research Centre. Edited on this cd-rom with permission.