Technology In World Civilization

Author: Arnold Pacey
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 9780262660723
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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: 73.11 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: 79.71 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: 45.79 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: 12.24 MB
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Lavishly researched, compellingly written, this masterful guide illuminates paper’s endless possibilities.

Leonardo To The Internet

Author: Thomas J. Misa
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 1421404788
Size: 75.98 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

The Code Economy

Author: Philip E. Auerswald
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190226765
Size: 44.31 MB
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The "code economy" refers to the evolving technologically-driven environment we live in.

The Sea And Civilization

Author: Lincoln Paine
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0307962253
Size: 78.48 MB
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Above all, Paine makes clear how the rise and fall of civilizations can be linked to the sea. An accomplishment of both great sweep and illuminating detail, The Sea and Civilization is a stunning work of history.

Meaning In Technology

Author: Arnold Pacey
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 9780262661201
Size: 57.49 MB
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Stressing that there is no hierarchy of meaning in technology, he argues against reductionism in interpreting technology in a human context, and for acknowledgment of the role of the human experience of purpose when it helps to express ...

Ancient Syria

Author: Trevor Bryce
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199646678
Size: 79.93 MB
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The three-thousand year story of ancient Syria, from Bronze Age to Imperial Rome: the essential back-story to one of the world's most trouble-prone and volatile regions