Technology Gatekeepers for War and Peace

The British Ship Revolution and Japanese Industrialization

  • Miwao Matsumoto

Part of the St Antony’s Series book series

About this book


The technological revolution in shipbuilding in the early twentieth century had a great impact on the military, industrial, commercial worlds. Matsumoto focuses on the relationship between this revolution and the structure and function of 'technology gatekeepers' during the transfer of marine science and technology from Britain to Japan.


bibliography Industrialisierung Japan revolution

Authors and affiliations

  • Miwao Matsumoto
    • 1
  1. 1.University of TokyoJapan

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2006
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-51897-5
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-50417-2
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