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These masters of the trade had a true understanding of the history and culture of horology.
Bell asserts that what is important in Pound's conception of labor, as a value defined by task rather than clock, is the extent to which it offers release from pressure and the horology (in Nadel, 1999, 103).
For a more generic insight into horology, head to the musee de l'Horlogerie, located in a small park close to the centre of Geneva.
One is still a respected name in horology circles across Switzerland.
35 mm, the ultra-thin Altiplano watch demonstrates to perfection Piaget's mastery of ultra-thin horology, superior mechanical precision and ingenuity of movement, a statement said.
Or something like watch repair," Walker said of JCJC's horology program, which dates to the 1940s.
The simple rural Burmans understand as little of the English system of horology as they do of the nayas, and bizanas, and pads of the royal astronomers--measures of time which nevertheless appear in all their horoscopes.
Following Montblanc`s anniversary celebrations marking the opening of the completely renovated manufactory building in Villeret, the experts at the Institut Minerva de Recherche en Haute Horlogerie are now concentrating exclusively on their core tasks: on the one hand, the preservation and cultivation of the high art of horology in accord with the authentic Swiss tradition and, on the other hand, the ongoing development of innovative technologies and concepts to assure a bright future for watchmaking.
The Regional Brand Manager for Officine Panerai Milvin George said, "We are very pleased to be part of the Doha watches & jewellery exhibition this year and proud to bring deep rooted heritage and horology of Officine Panerai to the Qatari market where we are confident that it will be well received by customers who appreciate sophisticated craftsmanship and exclusivity.
KEYWORDS: Japan, Asia, technology policy, Internet protocol, open source software, horology
One might argue that the book takes on too much, that if Cohen had limited himself, say, to the role of horology and the print revolution, he would have been able to achieve his dual goals more successfully.