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Schiffer, Michael B
Studying technological change : a behavioral approach / Michael Brian Schiffer
Salt Lake City : University of Utah Press, c2011
book jacket
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 3rd Floor  HM846 .S35 2011    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Technological innovations -- Social aspects
Archaeology -- Methodology
Human behavior -- History
Physical Description xvi, 221 p. : ill. ; 26 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 197-211) and index
Contents Introduction -- Building a "crap detector" -- A conceptual scheme -- Social needs and technological change -- Some basic invention processes -- Technology-stimulated invention -- Development and resource acquisition -- Development and the design process -- Manufacture -- Adoption -- Large-scale processes of aggregate technologies -- Reflections
Series Foundations of archaeological inquiry

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