Module 1.3.a: Transnational Diffusion of Ideas and Practices

TitleModule 1.3.a: Transnational Diffusion of Ideas and Practices
Publication TypeTeaching Module
Year of Publication2008
AuthorsPeterson, MJ
PublisherScience, Technology and Society Initiative at the University of Massachusetts Amherst
Publication Languageeng
KeywordsCollaboration , computer , COMPUTER science , ENGINEERING , Intellectual , Intellectual Property and Patents , international , International Ethics , SCIENCE
AbstractUnderstanding the processes by which ideas and debates diffuse across countries is an important precursor to understanding several concepts and issues in international ethics. This teaching module, developed to be used in conjunction was case studies developed through the International Dimensions of Ethics Education in Science and Engineering project includes Chart for Discussion of National Differences in Technology Use; Appropriate Technology Reading and Exercise; and Transnational Diffusion of Ideas and Technologies.
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