The Technological Society

Author: Jacques Ellul
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781537600260
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."..He goes through one human activity after another and shows how it has been technicized, rendered efficient, and diminished in the process."- Harper's Magazine

Political Machines

Author: Andrew Barry
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 9780485006346
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At the same time, contemporary radical politics has come to raise questions about the political preoccupation with technical progress, while also developing a certain degree of technical sophistication itself.In a series of in-depth ...

Democracy In A Technological Society

Author: L. Winner
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9401712190
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The issue which emerges, then, is the control and direction of technology in
relation to power—economic and military but ultimately political power. The
notion of power, in these terms, deserves some analysis. First, we may
distinguish the ...

The Empire Of Non Sense

Author: Jacques Ellul
Publisher: Andreas Papadakis Pub
ISBN: 9781906506407
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Translated into English for the first time, Jacques Ellul s ground-breaking Empire of Non-Sense analyses the relation between technology, art, rationality and human freedom.

Shades Of Loneliness

Author: Richard Stivers
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
ISBN: 9780742530034
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This book is a clarion call for a renewal of moral awareness and custom to combat the fragmentation and depersonalization of our technological civilization. Visit our website for sample chapters!

The End Of Ethics In A Technological Society

Author: Lawrence E. Schmidt
Publisher: McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP
ISBN: 0773578382
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Schumacher, Small Is Beautiful and Good Work; and Ellul, The Technological
Society, The Technological System, and The Technological Bluff. 2 Ellul, The
Technological System, 77. 3 See Kroker, Technology and the Canadian Mind.
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