Historical Development of Science and Technology in Nigeria
|Author: ||Thomas-Emeagwali, Gloria|
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.
"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