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Record #188491:

Knowledge and legitimacy: the role of 19th century Swedish polar research for the development of a Swedish coalmine on Svalbard / Dag Avango.

Title: Knowledge and legitimacy: the role of 19th century Swedish polar research for the development of a Swedish coalmine on Svalbard / Dag Avango.
Author(s): Avango, Dag.
Date: 2002.
Publisher: Moskva: Nauchnyy Mir
In: International Scientific Cooperation in the Arctic. (2002.),
Abstract: Discusses ways in which Swedish polar science aided development of Swedish coalmining on Svalbard. Science was used as tool to legitimise project for potential investors. It supplied project with knowledge of geology of Svalbard, and also experiences of non-academic actors who had previously been working Svalbard coalfields.
Notes:

In: International Scientific Cooperation in the Arctic / Eugene Bouzney, ed.

Keywords: 5(091) -- History of science.
622.33 -- Coal mining.
91(091) -- Exploration, history.
93"19" -- Twentieth century.
V -- History.
(*3) -- Arctic regions.
(*32) -- Svalbard.
(*57) -- Sweden.
SPRI record no.: 188491

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