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Technology and American Society (2nd Edition)

by Gary Cross

  • 389 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Prentice Hall .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history,
  • History of engineering & technology,
  • Impact of science & technology on society,
  • Sociology,
  • History: World,
  • Textbooks,
  • USA,
  • Technological innovations,
  • Social History,
  • History / General,
  • History,
  • General,
  • Social Aspects,
  • Technology,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages384
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9293155M
    ISBN 100131896431
    ISBN 109780131896437

    A few years ago a British sociologist wrote: “British society today exhibits a greater unwillingness to discover, to collect and to face up to the social facts of life than at any time in the last hundred years.”3 This statement, I think, applies to American society even more forcefully, and not only to “the average American” but also Author: Fritz Pappenheim. Edited by Dr. Andrew C. Klein, Nuclear Technology (NT) is the leading international publication reporting on new information in all areas of the practical application of nuclear science. Topics include all aspects of reactor technology: operations, safety materials, instrumentation, fuel, and waste management.

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    eGFI: Engineering, Go For It is designed to attract middle-school and high-school students and their parents and teachers to the wide world of engineering and technology. Engineering, Go For It opens up new worlds of opportunities for students to consider as . (source: Nielsen Book Data) Summary For undergraduate courses in History of American Technology; Science, Technology and Society; Sociology of Technology. In a single volume, this text combines the history of invention and the interactions of technology with social, economic, cultural, and military change throughout the course of American history.


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