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Author Vigezzi, Michel.
Title World Industrialization : Shared Inventions, Competitive Innovations, and Social Dynamics / Michel Vigezzi.
Imprint Newark : John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated, 2020.

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Author Vigezzi, Michel.
Series Smart innovation set ; v. 24
Innovation, entrepreneurship, management series. Smart innovation set ; v. 24.
Subject Industrialization.
Description 1 online resource (205 pages).
Note Description based upon print version of record.
3.4.1. The first steam engine and its first patent
Contents Cover; Half-Title Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; PART 1: Industrialization and its Conceptualizations; Introduction to Part 1; 1. The Notion of Industrialization and Other Related Notions; 1.1. The notion of industrialization; 1.1.1. The birth of the notion of industrialization; 1.1.2. Industrialization according to economists; 1.1.3. Industrialization according to management sciences; 1.1.4. Sociologies of technology and knowledge; 1.1.5. Industrialization according to technological historians; 1.1.6. The objectives of histories of technology
1.1.7. The different histories of technology1.1.8. The synthesis of these contributions: continuity or discontinuity?; 1.2. The links between industrialization, technological revolutions and machinism; 1.2.1. Industrialization and industrial revolutions; 1.2.2. Industrialization and the various revolutions; 1.2.3. Industrialization and machinism; 2. Social Dynamics, Shared Inventions and Competitive Innovations; 2.1. Social dynamics; 2.1.1. The glorification of arts and crafts: from guilds to the arts and crafts communities; 2.1.2. The defense and glory of nations
2.1.3. The links between technology, social relations and people at work2.2. Evolution of the notions of technological change, invention and innovation; 2.2.1. Technological changes and the temptation of symbols and representations; 2.2.2. The ambiguities of the notion of invention; 2.2.3. The enigmas of innovation; 2.2.4. The end of the technological change/invention/innovation triangle?; 2.3. Shared inventions; 2.3.1. From the sharing of inventions to shared inventions; 2.3.2. The first definitions of shared inventions; 2.3.3. A definition of shared inventions
2.3.4. The trajectories of shared inventions2.4. Competitive innovations; 2.4.1. The first definitions of competitive innovations; 2.4.2. The competition principles adopted; 2.4.3. The trajectories of competitive innovations; PART 2: Historical Periods, Social Dynamics, Shared Inventions and Competitive Innovations; Introduction to Part 2; 3. 1698-1760 or the Emergence of Machinism; 3.1. The situation in 1698; 3.1.1. Major changes in social relations, religions and manufactories; 3.1.2. Manufactories and the organization of work in France and England
3.1.3. New models of manufactory organization3.1.4. Performance of manufactories versus development of nations; 3.1.5. Statement of account; 3.2. 1698-1760: industrialization and major changes; 3.2.1. Conflicts between religions and the economy; 3.2.2. Conflicts between nations; 3.2.3. The willingness of governments to enact change in public affairs; 3.3. The precursors and inventions of steam engines; 3.3.1. The era of the Enlightenment and other imaginative inventors; 3.3.2. The appearance of the true inventors; 3.4. Steam engines and shared inventions
ISBN 9781119681410 (electronic bk. : oBook)
1119681413 (electronic bk. : oBook)
OCLC # 1130903832
Additional Format Print version: Vigezzi, Michel World Industrialization : Shared Inventions, Competitive Innovations, and Social Dynamics Newark : John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated,c2020 9781786303967

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