In recent years there has been much discussion on both sides of the Atlantic about a technological gap between the United States and Western Europe. Many commentators have raised the specter of technological domination by the Americans in the decades ahead as the new post industrial society takes shape under the impact of a Second Industrial Revolution.
Root, Franklin R.
"The "Technology Gap" Between the United States and Western Europe,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 21
, Article 5.
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