Philosophy of Technology: An Introduction

Citation:

Dusek V. Philosophy of Technology: An Introduction. 1st ed. Malden MA: Blackwell Publishing; 2006 pp. 244.

Abstract:

 

Ideal for undergraduate students in philosophy and science studies,  Philosophy of Technology offers an engaging and comprehensive overview of a subject vital to our time.
  • An up-to-date, accessible overview of the philosophy of technology, defining technology and its characteristics.
  • Explores the issues that arise as technology becomes an integral part of our society.
  • In addition to traditional topics in science and technology studies, the volume offers discussion of technocracy, the romantic rebellion against technology.
  • Complements The Philosophy of Technology: The Technological Condition: An Anthology, edited by Robert C. Scharff and Val Dusek (Blackwell, 2003).

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