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Creole Technologies: Extract from paper first published in History of Science and Technology 2007

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Original languageEnglish
JournalTechnosphere Magazine (online)
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2017

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Abstract

In this original essay written nearly a decade ago, historian of science and technology David Edgerton introduces the concept of creole technology by foregrounding the varied transformations of technologies that attend to locally specific situations and thereby putting actual and, more importantly, derivative use over invention.

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