Technology vs. science: The cognitive fallacy

  title={Technology vs. science: The cognitive fallacy},
  author={Maria Rosaria Nucci Pearce and David Pearce},
There are fundamental differences between the explanation of scientific change and the explanation of technological change. The differences arise from fundamental differences between scientific and technological knowledge and basic disanalogies between technological advance and scientific progress. Given the influence of economic markets and industrial and institutional structures on the development of technology, it is more plausible to regard technological change as a continuous and… 
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