2 edition of HISTORY & TECHNOLOGY found in the catalog.
HISTORY & TECHNOLOGY
November 16, 2001 by Routledge .
Written in English
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Essentially it's an executive summary of six thousand years of the history of technology (not counting the Stone Age as history). This is the book's strength and weakness.
The strength is that you can quickly read a top line review of the evolution of technology Cited by: Reviewed in the United States on Septem This book surveys the history of vast areas of technological progress (chemicals, mining, agriculture, engines, trains, roads, weapons, printing, Cited by: Product details Hardcover: pages Publisher: Oxford University Press; First Edition, First Printing edition (Decem ) Language: English ISBN X ISBN /5(3).
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Best Books on the Impact of Technology on Society. In this new book he covers a no less urgent topic, that of the history and potential future of the Attention Economy. He explores the Author: Narain Jashanmal. The Society for the History of Technology (SHOT) was formed in to encourage the study of the development of technology and its relations with society and culture.
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Soldier and Society in Roman Egypt provides a complete reassessment of the impact of the Roman army on local Author: Erika Harlitz-Kern.
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Written to match the new National Curriculum with expert support from experienced Head of History, Aaron Wilkes, the third editions of this well-loved series will hook your students' interest in KS3 History whilst helping them prepare for GCSE.
Technology. The history of publishing is characterized by a close interplay of technical innovation and social change, each promoting the other.
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The Ethics of Invention: Technology and the Human FutureBy Sheila Jasanoff Jasanoff is a professor at Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government who methodically questions the “heedless. I like books about the computer and technology history, especially ones that capture what must have been a surreal experience to watch as large chunks of the future were invented around you.
She’s smart and funny - I especially like the somewhat deadpan tone of the opening essay. Fun to re-live her ringside seat to lots of technology history.4/5.