Technics and Civilization

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Harcourt, Brace, 1934 - Civilization - 495 pages
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User Review  - Theresa Macphail - Goodreads

A classic study of the entanglement of technology and society. Dated, of course, but Mumford's text is still provocative for those of us thinking about the intersections of culture and new technologies today. A must-read for anyone working in tech or on tech. Read full review

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User Review  - Mokokoma Mokhonoana - Goodreads

This is probably the longest book that I have read thus far. But 430+ pages was definitely worth it. The book brilliantly illustrates the impact that an invention can have on man and his ... Read full review

Contents

OBJECTIVES
3
CULTURAL PREPARATION
9
The Monastery and the Clock
12

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