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Disruptive technologies, innovation and global redesign; emerging implications.

9781466601345

Disruptive technologies, innovation and global redesign; emerging implications.

Ed. by Ndubuisi Ekekwe and Nazrul Islam.

Information Science Reference

2012

576 pages

$180.00

Hardcover

HC79

Disruptive technology is an innovation that undermines conventional processes in an industry, not necessarily one that damages the natural or social environment, though it might. Contributors in business, engineering, policy, and other fields cite examples to explore effects and implications. Among their topics are portable digital music players, strategy and policy issues related to nanotechnology innovations in medical education, a participatory and proactive approach to planning and designing educational technology for low-income communities, rethinking mass communication theories in the Internet era, and policy influence of solar photovoltaic diffusion into the Nigerian rural energy mix.

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