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Beyond imported magic : essays on science, technology, and society in Latin America

Author: Eden Medina; Ivan da Costa Marques; Christina Holmes; Marcos Cueto
Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts : The MIT Press, ©2014.
Series: Inside technology.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Studies challenging the idea that technology and science flow only from global North to South.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eden Medina; Ivan da Costa Marques; Christina Holmes; Marcos Cueto
ISBN: 9780262027458 0262027453 9780262526203 0262526204
OCLC Number: 981376940
Awards: Winner of Winner, 2016 Amsterdamska award sponsored by the European Association for the Study of Science and Technology (EASST). 2016
Description: xiii, 396 p. : ilustraciones, fotos ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Inside technology.
Responsibility: edited by Eden Medina, Ivan da Costa Marques, and Christina Holmes ; with a foreword by Marcos Cueto.

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