Historical Development of Science and Technology in Nigeria

Author: Thomas-Emeagwali, Gloria
Year:1992
Pages:192
ISBN:0-7734-9214-3
978-0-7734-9214-1
Price:179.95
The areas of focus include traditional methods of food processing, cassava-processing technology in the contemporary period, textile technology, and pedagogy and science teaching in Nigeria. There is also a specific focus on gender and technology. The text concentrates on the historical dimension but approaches the subject in the context of multidisciplinary interpretation.

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"This book is a great contribution to understanding how the African civilization has been developing and why it is in its present stage of development." - Comparative Civilization Review, Fall 2005