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Scientific and technological revolution and the fight for peace

Jaroslav PursМЊ

Scientific and technological revolution and the fight for peace

XVth International Congress of Historical Sciences Bucharest 1980

by Jaroslav PursМЊ

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Published by Institute of Czechoslovak and World History of the Czechoslovak Academy of Sciences in Prague .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science -- Social aspects.,
  • Technology -- Social aspects.,
  • Peace.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementJaroslav Purš.
    ContributionsInternational Congress of Historical Sciences (15th : 1980 : Bucharest, Romania)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ175.5 .P87
    The Physical Object
    Pagination44 p. ;
    Number of Pages44
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3845107M
    LC Control Number81161567

      Technology as our planet's last best hope The concept of ecological modernism, which sees technology as key to solving big environmental problems, is getting a lot of buzz these days.   The current wave of technological change has created new opportunities for multilateral cooperation across a wide range of areas, including sustainable development, conflict prevention, humanitarian responses, peace operations, and state-society relations. At the same time, however, it has created an enduring “digital divide,” raised questions about Internet governance and privacy, and led.

    The Industrial Revolution began in Great Britain, and many of the technological innovations were of British origin. By the midth century Britain was the world's leading commercial nation, controlling a global trading empire with colonies in North America and Africa, and with some political influence on the Indian subcontinent, through the.   Free Online Library: The fight for peace.(After Victory: Institutions, Strategic Restrait, and the Rebuilding of Order after Major Wars) by "Joint Force Quarterly"; Military and naval science Book reviews Books.

      The Global Political Awakening and the New World Order The Technological Revolution and the Future of Freedom, Part 1 the scientific and technological momentum of the country would not be reversed but would actually feed on the situation it exploits.[20] the Technological Revolution has led to a diametrically opposed. An agricultural revolution, the population explosion, and new technologies helped bring about the Industrial Revolution. What key factors allowed Britain to lead the way in the Industrial Revolution? Natural and human resources, technological inventions, demand for goods due to increased population, access to capital, social and political.


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