Prometheus

Volume 4, Issue 2
01 December 1986
Prometheus. Critical Studies in Innovation
Pluto Journals

Table of contents

KOREAN INDUSTRIAL POLICY239
ON THE POTENTIAL, REQUIREMENTS AND LIMITATIONS OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY IN MANUFACTURING254
ORGANISATIONAL HAZARDS IN BIOTECHNOLOGY — TOWARDS A NEW RISK ASSESSMENT PROGRAM272
TECHNOLOGY AND PUBLIC CHOICE: STRATEGIES FOR TECHNOLOGICAL CONTROL AND THE SELECTION OF TECHNOLOGIES288
THE AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT OFFSETS PROGRAM306
INDUSTRIAL AND TECHNOLOGICAL POLICIES IN POSTWAR WESTERN EUROPE324
ELECTRONIC TECHNOLOGY AND MANAGEMENT INFORMATION IN AGRICULTURE344
LET THE IGNORANT CONSUMER BEWARE: CONSUMER INFORMATION AND EFFICIENCY OF CONSUMER DECISION MAKING IN THE USA366
COMMENTARY ROTHSCHILD IN AUSTRALIA? THE ORGANISATION OF R & D IN THE UNITED KINGDOM378
TELECOMMUNICATIONS AND THE AUSTRALIAN ECONOMY: A VIEW FROM CANADA387
Silicon Valley. High Tech Window to the Future by Gene Bylinsky (Intercontinental Publishing Corporation, Hong Kong, 1985) pp.278, $39.95, ISBN 0962276 001 5391
Nuclear Science and Technology in Australia by the Australian Science and Technology Council (ASTEC) (AGPS, Canberra, 1985) pp.viii + 80, ISBN 0 64404563 9392
Information Technology Study — Community Perceptions by the Western Australian Science, Industry and Technology Council (Perth, June 1986) pp. 55 + 68 on microfiche, $10.00, ISBN 0-7309-0206-4394
Technology, Innovation and Economic Policy edited by Peter Hall (Philip Allan, Oxford, 1986) pp viii + 248, ISBN 0-86003-062-8, 0-86003-171-3 Pbk395
The Information Systems Research Challenge edited by F. Warren McFarlan (Harvard Business School Press, Boston, 1984) pp. 420, $87.40, ISBN 0-87584-161-9397
Towards a Cashless Society by the Technological Change Committee of the Australian Science of Technology Council (ASTEC) (AGPS, Canberra, 1986) pp. xi + 175, ISBN 0-644-04999-5399
New Office Technology: Review and Discussion by the Technological Change Committee, Australian Science and Technology Council (ASTEC) (AGPS, Canberra, 1986) pp. vi + 115402
Theories of Industrial Society by Richard Badham (Croom Helm, London, 1986) pp. 188, $49.95, ISBN 0-7099-3921-3403
Connecting You — Bridging the Communications Gap by Ian Reinecke (McPhee Gribble/Penguin, Fitzroy, Victoria 1985) pp. 202, $7.95, ISBN 0 14008585 8406
Microcomputers for Local Government Planning and Management edited by P. W. Newton and M.A.P. Taylor (Hargeen Publishing, North Melbourne, 1986) pp. 272, $39.95, ISBN 0 949905 26 7408