Show Less
You do not have access to this content

The Idea of Technological Innovation

A Brief Alternative History

Benoît Godin

This timely book explores technological innovation as a concept, dissecting its emergence, development and use. Beno"t Godin offers an exciting new historiography of the subject, arguing that the study of innovation originates not from scholars but from practitioners of innovation.
Show Summary Details
This content is available to you

Index

Benoît Godin

Abramovitz, Moses 23
Aiken, Michael 25
Arthur D. Little Inc. 26, 42, 6364, 76, 9697, 128, 138
see Stevens, Raymond
see Michaelis, Michael
see Schon, Donald
see Mueller, Robert
Bichowsky, Russell F. 17
Blackett, Patrick M. S. 67
Boulding, Kenneth E. 34
British Advisory Council for Applied Research and Development (ACARD) 51, 140
British Advisory Council on Scientific Policy 51, 69
British Association for the Advancement of Science (BAAS) 2832, 53
British Central Advisory Council for Science and Technology (CACST) 6569, 90
British Department of Scientific and Industrial Research (DSIR) 16
Brozen, Yale 14
Burns, Robert O. 82
Burns, Tom 3234
Bush, Vannevar 16
Caffrey, John 82, 128
Carter, Charles F. 2832
Center for Educational Research and Innovation (CERI) 129134
Center for Policy Alternatives 106109, 122, 128
see Hollomon, Herbert
see Utterback, James
Charpie, Robert A. 60, 62, 64, 85
Colm, Gerhard 12
Denison, Edward F. 47, 52
Dixon, Roland B. 80
Duckworth, John Clifford 6972
Douglas, Paul H. 11
Ewell, Raymond H. 3740
Fabricant, Solomon 15, 111
Freeman, Chris 31, 51, 59, 75, 101, 103, 143144
Furnas, Clifford C. 17, 19
Gardner, John W. 3637
Gellman, Aaron 62, 7980, 85, 110112
Gilfillan, Colum S. 18, 77
Goldsmith, Maurice M. 65
Gourvitch, Alexander 11
Griliches, Zvi 18, 47
Hage, Jerald 25
Hansen, Alvin H. 2, 1213, 22, 112
Havelock, Ronald G. 128129
Hill, Christopher T. 109, 112
Holland, Maurice 17, 25
Hollomon, John Herbert 36, 60, 62, 6465, 75, 7879, 85, 106109, 118, 130131, 143
Illinois Institute of Technology 46
Jerome, Harry 11
Jewkes, John 6
Kuznets, Simon 2, 1213, 23, 25, 35, 54
Layton, Christopher 68
Lederer, Emil 90
Locke, Brian H. 74
Maclaurin, W. Rupert 17, 29
Manchester Joint Research Council 29
Mansfield, Edwin 41, 47, 78
Marquis, Donald 4345, 64
Mees, Kenneth C. E. 16
Michaelis, Michael 51, 9698
Morton, Jack A. 49, 76, 8081, 8485, 130
Mottur, Ellis Robert 8284, 109
Mueller, Robert K. 138
Mueller, Willard F. 78, 89
Myers, Sumner 4346, 5051, 59, 64
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) 11, 13, 17
National Planning Association 12, 43, 51, 64, 106
see Myers, Sumner
Nelson, Richard R. 1718, 64
Noll, Roger G. 109
Novick, David 6
OECD 1, 9, 15, 24, 31, 5060, 66, 7576, 78, 82, 8588, 94, 96, 98104, 111112, 115117, 120, 122, 131139, 143
Office of Technology Assessment (OTA) 109
Ogburn, William Fielding 14, 18, 84
Parsons, Talcott 25, 81
Pavitt, Keith 5355, 5859, 75, 78, 8585, 98, 104
Perroux, François 23
Price, William J. 76
RAND Corporation 6, 17, 81, 141
Rossman, Joshua 7677
Rostow, Walter W. 2324, 34
Ruttan, Vernon W. 1516
Schon, Donald A. 17, 26, 4243, 76, 80, 8485, 137
Schumpeter, Joseph A. 23, 13
Simone, Daniel de 60, 62, 64, 79, 82, 85, 130
Slichter, Sumner 11
Solow, Robert M. 3, 52
SPRU (British Science Policy Research Unit) 59, 103104, 106107, 143
Stalker, George M. 3234, 44
Stevens, Raymond 17
Tornatzky, Louis G. 110
UNESCO 15
United Nations 24, 57, 103
Usher, Abbott Payson 2
US Advisory Committee on Industrial Innovation 116, 118
US Bureau of Labor Statistics 13, 137
US Chamber of Commerce 63, 98
US Congress 12, 41, 63, 88, 110112, 115, 118119
US Council of Economic Advisers 15, 19
US Department of Commerce 6066, 79, 82, 98, 104106, 129131, 143
see Hollomon, Herbert
US Department of Defense 39, 4346
US Department of Health, Education and Welfare 127129
US House of Representatives 118
US Joint Economic Committee 63, 88, 110, 115, 117
US National Academy of Engineering 36, 7778, 130
US National Research Council 16, 26, 42
US National Resources Planning Board 42
US National Science Board 122
US National Science Foundation 12, 3746, 51, 6364, 96, 106, 109112, 122, 126127, 130, 143
US Office of Education 127129
US President’s Commission on National Goals 15
US Senate 64
US Works Progress Administration (WPA)
National Research Project 1213
see Weintraub, David
Utterback, James M. 43, 106107, 109
Vernon, Raymond 15
Watson, Thomas J. 15, 36
Weintraub, David 13
Williams, Bruce R. 2832, 34, 52, 95