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Author Gao, James Z., 1948-

Title Meeting technology's advance : social change in China and Zimbabwe in the railway age / James Zheng Gao.

Published Westport, CT : Greenwood Press, 1997.

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 UniM Store  Q40526    AVAILABLE
Physical description xiv, 218 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series Contributions in comparative colonial studies, 0163-3813 ; no. 34.
Contributions in comparative colonial studies. 0163-3813 ; no. 34.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1. Introduction -- 2. Troubled Beginnings -- 3. Resisters and Collaborators -- 4. Reaching the Market -- 5. Railway Empires -- 6. New Order, New Elite -- 7. Conclusion -- App. A. Chronology of Major Railway Construction in China -- App. B. Chronology of Railway Construction in Zimbabwe.
Subject Railroads -- Social aspects -- China -- History.
Railroads -- Social aspects -- Zimbabwe -- History.
Technology transfer -- Economic aspects -- China -- History.
Technology transfer -- Economic aspects -- Zimbabwe -- History.
Technology transfer -- Economic aspects -- Great Britain -- History.
Social structure -- China -- History.
Social structure -- Zimbabwe -- History.
ISBN 031330095X (alk. paper)