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The OECD as Ideas Diffuser: The Growth of the Global Biotechnology Industry

Monique Centrone

in Mechanisms of OECD Governance: International Incentives for National Policy-Making?

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199591145
eISBN:
9780191594601
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199591145.003.0011
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Economy

Chapter 11 deals with the OECD and biotechnology. The OECD has taken a clear lead in the industry's development. It has done so by generating an industry discourse starting in 1980. The ... More


Where We Have Been and Where We Are Headed

Jennifer Earl and Katrina Kimport

in Digitally Enabled Social Change: Activism in the Internet Age

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262015103
eISBN:
9780262295352
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262015103.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Technology and Society

This chapter sheds light on the existing research on Web activism. The authors examine different perspectives on the use of the Web and its impact on activism. Scholars and social commentators showed ... More


Learning Machine Translation

Cyril Goutte, Nicola Cancedda, Marc Dymetman, and George Foster (eds)

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262072977
eISBN:
9780262255097
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262072977.001.0001
Subject:
Computer Science, Machine Learning

The Internet gives us access to a wealth of information in languages we don’t understand. The investigation of automated or semi-automated approaches to translation has become a thriving research ... More


A Decade After the Y2K Problem: Has Indian IT Emerged?

Rafiq Dossani

in The Third Globalization: Can Wealthy Nations Stay Rich in the Twenty-First Century?

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199917822
eISBN:
9780199332861
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199917822.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

India's presence in the global economy is affirmed by its progress in providing information technology-enabled services (ITES) to multinational business enterprises. Such services include Internet ... More


Being Together versus Working Together: Copresence in Participation

Jennifer Earl and Katrina Kimport

in Digitally Enabled Social Change: Activism in the Internet Age

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262015103
eISBN:
9780262295352
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262015103.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Technology and Society

Physical togetherness has always been considered an integral part of social movements, but in the present age of information technology, physical copresence may not be required for social movements ... More


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