ICON : Volume 5 (1999)

Table of Contents

Editorial

1

The Contributors

5

Notes for Contributors

7

R. Angus Buchanan
The First Kranzberg Memorial Lecture: Thirty Years of ICOHTEC

9

Carles Puig-Pla
From the Academic Endorsement of the Mechanical Arts to the Introduction of the Teaching of Machinery in Catalonia (Spain) (1767-1831)

20

Bruce E. Seely
The 'Imbalance' of Theory and Practice in American Engineering Education

40

Yuzo Takahashi
Correspondence Education of Radio Engineering in Japan after WW II

64

Vanda Maria Leitao
The Teaching of Chemistry in the Lisbon Polytechnic School and in the Oporto Polytechnic Academy (1837-1889)

83

Carroll Pursell
The Hoe or the Tractor?

90

Margit Mogensen
Technology and the World Exhibitions: Experiences of Danish Military Officiers 1870-1900

100

Nicolás García Tapia
The Repercussions of Spanish Technology in the Discovery of the American Continent

113

Serguey Sniatkov, Semen Souponitsky & Serguey Grigoriev
The History of Building Techniques and Russian Patent Literature in the Nineteenth Century

128

Murray Lee Eiland III
Problems Associated with the Dissemination of Synthetic Dyes in the Oriental Carpet Industry

138

Pierre Lamard
Patents and Car Manufacture - Two Different Strategies: Renault and Citroën

160

Michel Cotte
From Trade to Industry:
the Independent Informative Networks of European Firms (Early Nineteenth Century)

167

Book Reviews

188

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