Technology In World Civilization

Author: Arnold Pacey
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 9780262660723
Size: 18.98 MB
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In this very different book, Arnold Pacey takes a global view, placing the development of technology squarely in a "world civilization."

Technology In World Civilization

Author: Arnold Pacey
Publisher: Mit Press
ISBN: 9780262161176
Size: 80.75 MB
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In this very different book, Arnold Pacey takes a global view, placing the development of technology squarely in a "world civilization."

Technology A World History

Author: Daniel R. Headrick Professor of Social Sciences and History Roosevelt University
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0199713669
Size: 71.75 MB
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Technology: A World History offers an illuminating backdrop to our present moment--a brilliant history of invention around the globe.

Society And Technological Change

Author: Rudi Volti
Publisher: Macmillan Higher Education
ISBN: 1464157987
Size: 59.94 MB
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Brimming with Rudi Volti’s expertise and enthusiasm for its dynamic subject, this always timely volume helps students grasp the vast societal implications of a wide range of technological breakthroughs, both historic and contemporary.

On Paper

Author: Nicholas A. Basbanes
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0385350449
Size: 34.38 MB
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A Best Book of the Year: Mother Jones, Bloomberg News, National Post, Kirkus Reviews A consideration of all things paper—its invention that revolutionized human civilization; its thousand-fold uses (and misuses), proliferation, and ...

Leonardo To The Internet

Author: Thomas J. Misa
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 1421404788
Size: 29.11 MB
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A masterful analysis of how technology and culture have influenced each other over five centuries, Leonardo to the Internet frames a history that illuminates modern-day problems and prospects faced by our technology-dependent world

Techno Fix

Author: Michael Huesemann
Publisher: New Society Publishers
ISBN: 155092494X
Size: 29.42 MB
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A powerful and insightful critique of modern techno-optimism

The Sea And Civilization

Author: Lincoln Paine
Publisher: Atlantic Books Ltd
ISBN: 1782393579
Size: 61.65 MB
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A monumental, wholly accessible work of scholarship that retells human history through the story of mankind's relationship with the sea.

The Code Economy

Author: Philip E. Auerswald
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190226765
Size: 80.28 MB
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The "code economy" refers to the evolving technologically-driven environment we live in.

Wheels Clocks And Rockets

Author: Donald Stephen Lowell Cardwell
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 9780393321753
Size: 58.56 MB
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Traces the history of technology from classical Greece to the present, highlighting the scientific advances of the eighteenth-century, the Industrial Revolution, military technology, and the modern computer and electronics. Reprint.