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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 ACLS Humanities E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xiv, 282 p. ; 21 cm.
Series ACLS Humanities E-Book.
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 text and image data. Ann Arbor, Mich. : University of Michigan, Michigan Publishing, 2012. Includes both TIFF files and keyword searchable text. ([ACLS Humanities E-Book]) Mode of access: Intranet.
Subject Technology -- Philosophy.
Technology and civilization.
Added Author American Council of Learned Societies.
In: ACLS Humanities E-Book. URL:
Other Form: Original 0262140934 (DLC) 2005052114

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