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This book provides the general reader with an understanding of the broad development context and the place of appropriate technology in it, and furnished the newcomer to the subject with a basis for future specialization.  The actual practice of appropriate technology is dealth with comprehensively.  THe topics treated include food and agriculture, water and halth, medical, building and other services, small industry, education and research.

Written in a clear simple style, the book requires no specialist, technical or mathematical knowledge of the reader.  It is both an indispensable introduction to appropriate technology and a useful supplement to more specialized textbooks and practical handbooks. 2 Copies 

Publication Details

  • Publisher: Schocken Books
  • ISBN-10: 0805206116
  • Dewey Decimal: 609.172
  • ECHO Library: 609.172 DUN