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THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY BY FOLAYAN PATRICK

MATRIC NO: SS/PP/2352

BEING A TERM PAPER SUBMITTED TO THE DEPARTMENT OF PHILOSIPHY, SAINTS PETER AND PAUL MAJOR SEMINARY BODIJA IBADAN, IN AFFILIATION WITH THE UNIVERSITY OF IBADAN IN PARTAL FULFILLMENT OF THE REQUIREMENT FOR THE AWARD OF BACHELOR OF ARTS IN DEGREE (HON) IN PHILO

COURSE: SCIENCE AND MANKIND

LECTURER: DR. I IKPOKOLO

COURSE CODE: SS/GES/202

DATE: JANUARY 2014

INTRODUCTION
During most of history, there has been little systematic or continuing interchange between science, which primarily seeks theoretical or abstract models for natural phenomena, and technology, which seeks to make practical devices for human use. The interaction between science and technology has gone both ways. On the one hand, Science knowledge has been applied to improve and even predict technologies. This is what most people mean when they speak of the interaction between science and technology – the flow of information has been from science to technology. On the other hand, the flow has also gone from technology to science. Bowen: it has frequently happened that technology has these…...

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