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Transfer of technology and agricultural infrastructure : a suggested paradigm of the innovation-decision process

Collection:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center (ACDC)
Contributor:
Sen, D. (main author / Senior Extension Methods Officer, Central Plant Protection Training Institute, Hyderabad, India), Senior Extension Methods Officer, Central Plant Protection Training Institute, Hyderabad, India
Format:
Conference paper
Publication Date:
1981-09
Published:
India
Location:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center, Funk Library, University of Illinois Box: 77
Subject Term:
adoption, agricultural development, developing nations, economic development, innovations, socio-economic aspects, technology transfer
Notes:
Phase 2, INTERPAKS, In: Management of transfer of farm technology. Hyderabad, India : National Institute of Rural Development, 1981. p. 98-102 (Paper presented at the National Workshop on Management of Transfer of Farm Technology; 1979 November 19-24; National Institute of Rural Development, Hyderabad, India), Distinguishes between economic development in industrialized and developing countries and points out the importance of agriculture to the latter. Emphasizes that provision of infrastructure is as important to the adoption of innovations as are socio-economic factors.