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invention in history and culture

W. Bernard Carlson

in Science, Technology, and Society

Published in print January 2005 | ISBN: 9780195141931
Published online January 2006 | e-ISBN: 9780199891269
invention in history and culture

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The term invention refers to the activities by which individuals create new devices or processes that serve human needs and

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Subjects: History of Science and Technology

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