Innovation and the Management of Technology
Technological change has had a profound impact on manufacturing
industry and related business sectors. Since publication of the
first edition of Implementing New Technologies
the pace of
change ahs been maintained, often with uncertain consequences. In
this new edition the editors have brought together a collection of
readings which include:
- Project planning.
- Conversion or application of plans.
- Consolidation of change after the insertion of new
Although the second edition includes material on innovation it is
more concerned with the consequences of technology diffusion and
technology transfer, concentrating on the adoption of technologies
which are novel in a particular application even though not