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Readings in the philosophy of technology

Author: David M Kaplan
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Compiled specifically with students and newcomers in mind, this book explores the multiple ways in which humanity shapes and affects technologies and is, in turn, shaped and affected by them.

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David M Kaplan
ISBN: 0742514889 0742514897 9780742514881 9780742514898
OCLC Number: 53361270
Description: xvi, 512 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: Early Philosophy of Technology --
Do Machines Make History? / Robert Heilbroner --
Toward a Philosophy of Technology / Hans Jonas --
Question Concerning Technology / Martin Heidegger --
Heidegger on Gaining a Free Relation to Technology / Hubert Dreyfus --
Some Social Implications of Technology / Herbert Marcuse --
Technical Progress and the Social Life-World / Jurgen Habermas --
Recent Philosophy of Technology --
The Culture of Technology / Arnold Pacey --
Technologies as Forms of Life / Langdon Winner --
Focal Things and Practices / Albert Borgmann --
A Phenomenology of Technics / Don Ihde. Cy borg Manifesto / Donna Haraway --
A Collective of Humans and Nonhumans / Bruno Latour --
Ecological Resoration and the Cuture of Nature / Andrew Light --
Democratic Rationalization / Andrew Feenberg --
Technology and Ethics --
Technology and Responsibility / Hans Jonas --
Technology, Demography, and the Anachronism of Traditional Rights / Robert McGinn --
The Constitution in Cyberspace / Lawrence Tribe --
Technological Ethics in a Different Voice / Diane Michelfelder --
Technology and Politics --
Do Artifacts Have Politics? / Langdon Winner --
Strong Democracy and Technology / Richard Sclove --
Socialism and Democratic Planning of Technical Change / Tony Smith --
The Insurgent Architect at Work / David Harvey --
Technology and Human Nature --
Panopticism / Michel Foucault --
Enhancement Technology / Carl Elliot --
Twenty-First Century Bodies / Ray Kurzweil --
Why Computers May Never Think Like People / Hubert and Stuart Dreyfus --
Whither Psychoanalysis in a Computer Culture / Sherry Turkle --
Technology and Science --
Experimentation and Scientific Realism / Ian Hacking --
Laboratories / Bruno Latour --
Scientific Visualism / Don Ihde --
Should Philosophies of Science Encode Democratic Ideals? / Sandra Harding.
Responsibility: edited by David M. Kaplan.
Local System Bib Number:
.b23884915
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"Extraordinarily useful as an introduction to the philosophy of technology." - Andrew Feenberg, Simon Fraser University at Harbour Centre in British Columbia"

 
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