Building Technological Capability for Self-Reliance

Parikh KS (1980). Building Technological Capability for Self-Reliance. IIASA Professional Paper. IIASA, Laxenburg, Austria: PP-80-007

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Abstract

In spite of a clear national commitment, the strong political will of the two major prime-ministers, the input of a huge amount of resources over the past three decades, and a cultural background where the "brahminical achievements" of R&D are highly valued, we still have a long way to go before a scientific attitude and approach are instilled into our society. This is obvious when one considers the national reaction to the total eclipse of the sun on February 16, 1980.

Item Type: Monograph (IIASA Professional Paper)
Research Programs: Food and Agriculture (FAG)
Depositing User: IIASA Import
Date Deposited: 15 Jan 2016 01:48
Last Modified: 17 Aug 2016 10:43
URI: http://pure.iiasa.ac.at/1518

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