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Education, technology and industrial performance in Europe, 1850-1939

edited by Robert Fox and Anna Guagnini.
  • Cambridge [England] ; New York : Cambridge University Press ; Paris : Editions de la Maison des Sciences de l'Homme, 1993.
  • xiii, 287 pages ; 24 cm.
Subjects
Contents
  • Partial contents only.
  • 1. Worlds apart: academic instruction and professional qualifications in the training of mechanical engineers in England, 1850-1914 / Anna Guagnini
  • 2. The training and career structures of engineers in France, 1880-1939 / Andre Grelon
  • 3. Technical education and industrial performance in Germany: a triumph of heterogeneity / Wolfgang Konig
  • 4. The training of engineers in Belgium, 1830-1940 / Jean C. Baudet
  • 5. Technical education, engineering, and industrial growth: Sweden in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries / Goran Ahlstrom
  • 6. Industrialization and technical education in Spain, 1850-1914 / Santiago Riera i Tuebols
  • 7. Academic qualifications and professional functions in the development of the Italian engineering schools, 1859-1914 / Anna Guagnini
  • 8. France in perspective: education, innovation, and performance in the French electrical industry, 1880-1914 / Robert Fox.
  • 9. Training for specialists: the precision instruments industry in Britain and France, 1890-1925 / Mari Williams
  • 10. Education, industry, and the American university / Arthur Donovan.
Other information
  • Includes bibliographical references (p.277-287) and index.
ISBN
  • 0521381533
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 92023171
  • OCLC: 26256310