Beyond indigenization and reconceptualization: Towards a global, multidirectional model of technology transfer

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Abstract

In light of the limitations of existing models of social work exchange, an alternative multidirectional model of technology transfer is presented. Based on social development principles, this model would be effective in depicting the global dissemination of initiatives originating in developing countries that are successfully applied in the developed world.

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalInternational Social Work
Volume48
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - Sep 2005
Externally publishedYes

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technology transfer
social development
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