Science and technology provides competitive advantages for building sustained economic and social development of countries, ergo, human development, which essentially means to provide the population higher levels of quality of life. Although science, technology and innovation can be used to cause damage, for example, in military technology, promoting human development is inherent to them. There can be no human development without scientific development, without scientists and researchers. The prosperous countries in the world are countries that have kept pace with scientific and technological advance.

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Social appropriation of science in Peru

Nemesio Espinoza   Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos, Peru

Science and technology provides competitive advantages for building sustained economic and social development of countries, ergo, human development, which essentially means to provide the population higher levels of quality of life. Although science, technology and innovation can be used to cause damage, for example, in military technology, promoting human development is inherent to them. There can be no human development without scientific development, without scientists and researchers. The prosperous countries in the world are countries that have kept pace with scientific and technological advance.

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