The Politics of Technology in Latin America by Maria Ines Bastos
(UNU/INTECH Studies in New Technology and Development)

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This collection sets out to explore technology policy in Latin America during the 1970s and 1980s. It is based on country studies and industry studies in the main Latin American economies and examines the political turmoil surrounding protected industrialisation in these countries.

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Swasti Mitter is an international consultant on information and communication technologies (ICT) and gender. She was Chair of Gender and Technology at the University of Brighton, Brighton (UK) and Deputy Director of the United Nations University Institute for New Technologies, Maastricht (The Netherlands). She has been a Visiting Fellow at the Science Policy Research Institute of the University of Sussex, Brighton (UK), and at the Center for Women s Studies at University of California, Los Angeles (USA). She has published widely on women and technology, and has advised major UN agencies and the World Bank.
Published September 2, 2003 by Routledge. 272 pages
Genres: Business & Economics, Political & Social Sciences, Computers & Technology, Education & Reference, Nature & Wildlife, Science & Math. Non-fiction

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