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David E. Nye

Technology Matters

Questions to Live With

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Looks at ten central questions concerning humankind`s relationship to technology, including "Does technology shape us, or do we shape it?" and "Are we using modern technology to create cultural uniformity or diversity?" Reprint.


Taal / Language : English

Inhoudsopgave:
Preface ix
Acknowledgements xiii
1 Can We Define `Technology?`
1
2 Does Technology Control Us?
17
3 Is Technology Predictable?
33
4 How Do Historians Understand Technology?
49
5 Cultural Uniformity, or Diversity?
67
6 Sustainable Abundance, or Ecological Crisis?
87
7 Work: More, or Less? Better, or Worse?
109
8 Should `the Market` Select Technologies?
135
9 More Security, or Escalating Dangers?
161
10 Expanding Consciousness, or Encapsulation? 185
11 Not Just One Future 209
Notes 227
Bibliography 253
Index 275
Extra informatie: 
Paperback / softback
304 pagina's
Januari 2007
340 gram
203 x 133 x 19 mm
MIT Press Ltd us

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