New item Free shipping Pay Now
Add this item to Cart for a combined free shipping deal
Click to enlarge photo

Listing Detail Tabs

This item has FREE SHIPPING to any address in NZ

NOTE: Item will ship from our Australian warehouse. A handling time of 2-4 business days applies for all orders. Delivery will then take 3-7 working days.

Island Technology

Condition: BRAND NEW
ISBN: 9781853392238
Author(s): Tony Marjoram
Format: Paperback
Year: 1994
Publisher: ITDG Publishing
Dimensions: 160 x 30 x 245 (w x l x h)
Pages: 436

BUYER OFFERS: We are a retail store with set pricing and unfortunately we can't fulfil any requests to sell items for less than the listed price.

Pacific island countries have united internationally to contest the negative external impacts of Western technology, such as the disposal of poison gas and toxic waste at Johnston Atoll, the transportation of nuclear materials, nuclear testing at Mururoa, and the overwhelming prospect of global warming and a rising sea-level. They have been conspicuously less active, however, regarding the significant yet more subtle internal effects of technology transfer and dependence. These internal effects encompass the well-identified problems caused by unsustainable fishing, forestry and mining, and also the less well-known effects, namely the widely various costs - and benefits - of the spread and use (through trade and aid) of new technology in the region. The 27 contributors to this book are experienced senior researchers, project managers, policy-makers and administrators who are closely involved in the provision of technology for development in the South Pacific.
Their analyses and observations span the broad range of issues of concern, and focus on: agriculture and forestry; aid and technology; aviation and shipping; banking; communications; development policy and planning; education and training; energy; the environment; fisheries and marine resources; food-processing; gender issues; health; housing; industry; mining; project management; technology choice and transfer; sanitation; and water supply.

About Us:
The Nile New Zealand is your one-sto
There were no answered questions or comments placed on this listing.
Your question and answer privileges have been disabled.
You must log in to view questions and answers on this listing. We recommend reading questions before you make any purchases.
Please log in to view questions and answers on this listing. We recommend reading questions before you make any purchases. Available only to approved bidders. You must be an authenticated member to ask questions Find out more about becoming authenticated. Your account is in debt Your current account balance is You must credit your account to use this feature.
Firearms Licence #
By entering my licence number, I confirm I am aware of my obligations under the Arms Act.
Transaction details may be provided to police in accordance with the Terms & Conditions.
Your current account balance is Please note you will lose your question and answer privileges if your account is in debt for more than 2 weeks. Credit your account.
I confirm that I am over 18 years old.
To prevent your personal details being misused please do not put emails or phone numbers in questions. Failure to comply may result in the suspension of your account. The seller cannot add a Buy Now price once bidding has started.

Shipping options

  • Free shipping within New Zealand  
  • Store does not allow pick-ups
  • Store location: Auckland City, Auckland, NZ

Payment options

  • NZ bank deposit