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The Historical Development of Science and Technology in Nigeria
Edited by 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

ISBN10:  0-7734-9214-3   ISBN13:  978-0-7734-9214-1    Pages:  192    Year:  1992   

Subject Area: African Studies 

Imprint: Edwin Mellen Press

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