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Future Imperfect: The Mixed Blessings of Technology in America

Howard P. Segal - Social Science - 1994 - 245 pages
The commonly held conception of America as a potential utopia to be brought about technological progress is old and familiar, with many European roots. And it is a conception ...
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Planning Futures: New Directions for Planning Theory

Philip Allmendinger, Mark Tewdwr-Jones - Social Science - 2002 - 258 pages
Planning theory is currently in a confused state as a consequence of a number of changes over the last ten years in planning practice and social and economic theory. Even prior ...
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Talking Back to the Machine: Computers and Human Aspiration

Peter J. Denning - Computers - 1999 - 193 pages
From one of the editors of the renowned book "Beyond Calculation" comes a newcollection of essays focusing on the impact of computers on humans.
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Eco-economy: Building an Economy for the Earth

Lester Russell Brown, Earth Policy Institute - Business & Economics - 2001 - 333 pages
Argues for the development of an environmentally sustainable society, outlining a plan that utilizes solar and wind energy and the light rail and bicycles instead of ...
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Technologies of the Gendered Body: Reading Cyborg Women

Anne Marie Balsamo - Social Science - 1996 - 219 pages
This book takes the process of "reading the body" into the fields at the forefront of culture—the vast spaces mapped by science and technology—to show that the body in high ...
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The Shape of the Future: World Politics in a New Century

Donald M. Snow - Political Science - 1999 - 224 pages
Now in its millennial edition, this popular text outlines an emerging international system that is both distinguishable from the past and stable enough to prevail into the new ...
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Indigenous Futures: Choice and Development for Aboriginal and Islander Australia

Tim Rowse - Social Science - 2002 - 270 pages
As a result of self-determination policy, the 'Indigenous Sector’--thousands of Indigenous organizations established since the early 1970s--has flourished, enhancing the ...
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