Mining engineers, industrial modernisation and politics in Greece, 1870-1940

@inproceedings{Papastefanaki2017MiningEI,
  title={Mining engineers, industrial modernisation and politics in Greece, 1870-1940},
  author={L{\'e}da Papastefanaki},
  year={2017}
}
The engineers who studied in Europe in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries and who returned to Greece to work have been seen as bearers of scientific knowledge and the modernising effort. Actually, they were active historical agents contributing with their multiple scientific activities to the process of appropriation of science and technology and industrial modernisation in the specific historical environment. This article aims, through the study of a particular professional group of… CONTINUE READING