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Social Technology A New Factor in Development

Development Surendra J Patel In discussions on growth, exclusive attention has been given to the visible physical inputs. The invisible technological inputs embodied in human skills were disregarded. Contribution of skills to growth was thereby ignored. Since both physical capital and social inputs embody different forms of technology it is appropriate to call these two motive forces of technological transformation physical and social technology. This essay is devoted to a discussion on the role of social technology.

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