Technology and Society

Technology and Society

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Unique in its depth, breadth, and variety of opinions and writings, this anthology of scholarly and popular articles explores the positive, negative, ethical, and unethical issues faced by society as technology changes the world that we live ina€“on a personal, national, and international level. Using specific examples from the past and present (and hypothesized ones for the future), it exposes readers to the full breadth and depth of issues, showing the complexity that makes a€œsolutionsa€ not so simple. It encourages readers to think critically, analytically, and creatively about today's technological and sociological problems, and challenges them to contemplate solutions of their own. Ethical theory, technological history, the depletion of energy resources, population growth, ecological changes, medical technologies, and third world development. For anyone interested in the impact of technology on society.Issues for the 21st Century and Beyond Linda S. Hjorth Chapter 24: The Electric Car Arrives a€” Again 189 ... delivers a Mercury Mariner Hybrid aquot;Presidential Editionaquot; to former President Bill Clinton a€” the first hybrid vehicle to be ... 2007- 2008 Major automakers plan to release the following vehicles in the U.S. market Carsanbsp;...

Title:Technology and Society
Author:Linda S. Hjorth
Publisher:Pearson College Division - 2008


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