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Review: Technopoly: The Surrender of Culture to Technology

User Review  - Josiah DeGraaf - Goodreads

Technopoly is less a critique of technology as much as it is a critique of modernity and the idolization of science. Postman gives a superb rebuttal to this idolization of science, drawing on a wealth ... Read full review

Review: Technopoly: The Surrender of Culture to Technology

User Review  - Toni Moore - Goodreads

Neil Postman, author of "Amusing Ourselves to Death," takes on technology and how our modern-day dependence on and worship of it impoverishes our lives. He chronicles the United States' "Surrender of ... Read full review

Review: Technopoly: The Surrender of Culture to Technology

User Review  - Stephen Case - Goodreads

Being a social critic must be a lonely job. No one wants to hear what he says, I imagine, besides those already disillusioned with the system. For those though who have a vague sense that something ... Read full review

Review: Technopoly: The Surrender of Culture to Technology

User Review  - Sean Goh - Goodreads

The resistance fighters against Technopoly are those who: -Pay no attention to a poll unless they know what questions were asked, and why; -Refuse to accept efficiency as the pre-eminent goal of human ... Read full review

Review: Technopoly: The Surrender of Culture to Technology

User Review  - Travis Kurtz - Goodreads

Neil Postman takes the reader into a deeper understanding in how technology impacts culture, especially American culture in the 21st century. We often look at technology as only making something more ... Read full review

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User Review  - remikit - LibraryThing

It points out a problem. It offers a reasonable solution. Unlikely, but reasonable. I like it. Read full review

Review: Technopoly: The Surrender of Culture to Technology

User Review  - Beth Barnett - Goodreads

Another book about the danger of trusting too fully in technology. Postman's argument encourages us to keep those low-tech ideas and solutions that still work (better) and view technology with reason ... Read full review

Review: Technopoly: The Surrender of Culture to Technology

User Review  - Mehdi Ebrahimi - Goodreads

The book is about the phylosophy of tecnology and has fresh ideas about the education program. It criticizes the trends in technology and science and warns that it may cause many harms to our world ... Read full review


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