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Descriptor English: Culturally Appropriate Technology
Descriptor Spanish: Tecnología Culturalmente Apropiada
Descriptor tecnología culturalmente adecuada
Entry term(s) tecnología alternativa
tecnología apropiada
tecnología blanda
tecnología básica
tecnología de coste intermedio
tecnología de costo intermedio
tecnología intermedia
tecnología social
tecnología suave
tecnologías blandas
tecnologías culturalmente apropiadas
tecnologías intermedias
tecnologías suaves
Scope note: Una CIENCIA o TECNOLOGÍA que promueve la autosuficiencia y es adecuado a las condiciones culturales, ambientales, económicos y sociales de la zona geográfica en la que se aplica.
Descriptor Portuguese: Tecnologia Culturalmente Apropriada
Descriptor French: Technologie culturellement adaptée
Entry term(s): Appropriate Technologies, Culturally
Appropriate Technology, Culturally
Culturally Appropriate Technologies
Intermediate Technologies
Intermediate Technology
Soft Technologies
Soft Technology
Technologies, Culturally Appropriate
Technologies, Intermediate
Technologies, Soft
Technology, Culturally Appropriate
Technology, Intermediate
Technology, Soft
Tree number(s): J01.897.052
SP4.122.006.052.458.609
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000067568
Scope note: A SCIENCE or TECHNOLOGY that promotes self-sufficiency and is suitable to the cultural, environmental, economic and social conditions of the geographic area in which it is applied.
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Public MeSH Note: 2016
History Note: 2016
Related: Diffusion of Innovation MeSH
DeCS ID: 56181
Unique ID: D000067568
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Date Established: 2016/01/01
Date of Entry: 2015/07/01
Revision Date: 2015/01/21
Culturally Appropriate Technology - Preferred
Concept UI M000601530
Scope note A SCIENCE or TECHNOLOGY that promotes self-sufficiency and is suitable to the cultural, environmental, economic and social conditions of the geographic area in which it is applied.
Preferred term Culturally Appropriate Technology
Entry term(s) Appropriate Technologies, Culturally
Appropriate Technology, Culturally
Culturally Appropriate Technologies
Technologies, Culturally Appropriate
Technology, Culturally Appropriate
Intermediate Technology - Narrower
Concept UI M000600207
Preferred term Intermediate Technology
Entry term(s) Intermediate Technologies
Technologies, Intermediate
Technology, Intermediate
Soft Technology - Narrower
Concept UI M000601531
Preferred term Soft Technology
Entry term(s) Soft Technologies
Technologies, Soft
Technology, Soft



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