Transdisciplinarity. Said Al- Abadi Sultan Qaboos University. Table of Contents. What’s New? Role of technology Example References. What’s New . relatively young approach emerged seven centuries later than disciplinarity Jean Piaget coined "transdisciplinarity"
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Sultan Qaboos University
tackles complexity in science and it challenges knowledge disintegration
teaching staff and the students have been drawn from a range of disciplines, practical backgrounds and cultures and themselves possess diverse interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary skills
Sustainable Energy and Third World Development: eg renewable energy, population policy, grassroots development, women and development.
These key areas are between the disciplines, across the disciplines and beyond the disciplines
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