technography

technography

(tɛkˈnɒɡrəfɪ)
n
(Anthropology & Ethnology) the study and description of the historical development of the arts and sciences in the context of their ethnic and geographical background

technography

the study and description of arts and sciences from the point of view of their historical development, geographical, and ethnic distribution.
See also: Knowledge, Learning
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The project was set up in a way that engages technography, an approach that "recognises the significance of technological change to a variety of pedagogical contexts" (Saltmarsh, Sutherland-Smith & Kitto, 2008: 175).
Approximately 80 % of hours will be hands-on delivery working with staff providing advice/coaching, facilitation, technography support etc.
An ethnography of everyday caring for the living, the dying, and the dead: Toward a biomedical technography.
Drawing on the work of Heidegger, media critic James Carey, and Vedanta philosophy, Kien (communication, California State University) develops a new ethnographic methodology, which he calls global technography, for investigating wireless mobility from a sociological and cultural perspective and "exploring the role of technology in a way consistent with how we actually experience everyday life.
Charles Ejojo -- MD of Technography Industries Limited and inventor of the umbrolly vending unit--an innovative product that dispenses disposable umbrellas.
com), a provider of high-performance storage management software systems, today announced that it has reached agreement with Tokyo based TechnoGraphy Inc.
Storage Computer renewed its relationship with TechnoGraphy in August 2004.
Shigeho Inaoka, the Founder and President of TGI, has long been a high visibility player in the Japanese computer market serving as Sales Manager of Digital Equipment (DEC Japan), CEO of Apollo Computer Japan (driving the company from zero to $80,000,000 sales before HP's acquisition of Apollo), and President of Sony Computer Systems before venturing out on his own with TechnoGraphy in 1992.
Storage Computer maintained an exclusive representation agreement for Japan with TechnoGraphy from 1992 to 2001which greatly benefited both companies.