Understanding Silicon Valley: The Anatomy of an Entrepreneurial Region (Stanford Business Books) Reviews
What has made Silicon Valley so productive of new technologies and new firms? How did its pioneering achievements beginin computer networking, semiconductors, personal computing, and the Internetand what forces have propelled its unprecedented growth? This collection of nine chapters by contributors from varied disciplinesbusiness, geography, history, regional planning, and sociologyexamines the history, development, and entrepreneurial dynamics of Silicon Valley.
Part I, History,” provides context for the Valley’s success by exploring its early industrial roots. It traces the development of the electronics industry in Silicon Valley back to the founding of Federal Telegraph in 1908, and discusses the role of defense sp
List Price: $ 27.95
Price: $ 12.95