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Technological Utopianism in American Culture

Howard P. Segal - Literary Criticism - 1985 - 321 pages
Featuring twenty-five writers in all, this book includes Howard P. Segal's acclaimed work on utopian visionaries.
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Future Imperfect: The Mixed Blessings of Technology in America

Howard P. Segal - Social Science - 1994 - 245 pages
These case studies reconsider the American ideology of technological progress and its legacy for the contemporary high-tech world. Segal offers examples of the role of ...
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Technology, Pessimism, and Postmodernism

Yaron Ezrahi, Everett Mendelsohn, Howard P. Segal - Science - 1994 - 216 pages
This collection of essays from international scholars from various disciplines addresses the theme of technological pessimism, the conviction that technology has given us the ...
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Recasting the Machine Age: Henry Ford's Village Industries

Howard P. Segal - Business & Economics - 2008 - 244 pages
Recounts the history of Henry Ford's efforts to shift the production of Ford cars and trucks from the large-scale factories he had pioneered in the Detroit area to nineteen ...
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Life in a Technocracy: What it Might be Like

Harold Loeb, Howard P. Segal - Political Science - 1933 - 209 pages
The origins of technocracy are shrouded in controversy, but most of its leaders were inspired by their association with the social critic Thorstein Veblen between 1919 and 1921 ...
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Technology in America: A Brief History

Alan I Marcus, Howard P. Segal - History - 1999 - 400 pages
This brief history of technology in America begins with the colonial period but emphasizes the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. The authors break new ground by concentrating ...
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