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Author Nye, David E., 1946-

Title Technology matters [electronic resource] : questions to live with / David E. Nye.

Imprint Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c2006.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xiv, 282 p.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [253]-273) and index.
Contents Can we define "technology?" -- Does technology control us? -- Is technology predictable? -- How do historians understand technology? -- Cultural uniformity, or diversity? -- Sustainable abundance, or ecological crisis? -- Work : more, or less? Better, or worse? -- Should "the market" select technologies? -- More security, or escalating dangers? -- Expanding consciousness, or encapsulation? -- Not just one future.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Technology -- Philosophy.
Technology and civilization.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 0262140934

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