Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Intellectuals' Global Responsibility (ICIGR 2017)

Economic Growth, Nation Building and Societal Wellbeing: Impact of R&D and Industrial Revolutions

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Mustafa Mohd Hanefah
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Mustafa Mohd Hanefah
Available Online January 2018.
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https://doi.org/10.2991/icigr-17.2018.81How to use a DOI?
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Science and technology, research and development, Muslim scientists, education policy, societal wellbeing
Abstract
The fast development in science and technology has contributed to the advancement of knowledge in many disciplines. Mankind has gained new knowledge from new discoveries that have enhanced the wellbeing of the society, improved their lives with better health. Scientists have discovered many new things beginning from the second century and till now. These innovations and inventions have contributed a lot to societal wellbeing in generating better income and a healthy lifestyle for modern living. This paper compares past achievements of Muslim scientists and the state of the art of R&D and STEM education in OIC countries. Scientific discoveries beginning the first industrial revolution o the current IR4.0 are compared and discussed. Recommendations are made based on the critical analysis of past achievements and future innovations
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Proceedings
1st International Conference on Intellectuals' Global Responsibility (ICIGR 2017)
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Advances in Social Science, Education and Humanities Research
Publication Date
January 2018
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978-94-6252-459-0
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2352-5398
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https://doi.org/10.2991/icigr-17.2018.81How to use a DOI?
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