Field Guide to Appropriate Technology
- Barrett Hazeltine, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, U.S.A.
- Christopher Bull, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, U.S.A.
This book is an all-in-one "hands-on guide" for nontechnical and technical people working in less developed communities. It has been developed and designed with a prestigious team of authors, each of whom has worked extensively in developing societies throughout the world.This field guide includes:Â· Step-by-step instructions and illustrations showing how to build and maintain a vast array of appropriate technology systems and devicesÂ· Unique coverage on healthcare, basic business and project management, principles of design, promotion, scheduling, training, microlending, and moreTeachers, doctors, construction workers, forest and agricultural specialists, scientists and healthcare workers, and religious and government representatives will find this book a first source for advice.
Scientists, community workers, health care professionals, managers and teachers in developing countries. In addition, readers interested in alternative, green, and sustainable lifestyles.