History of Technology

Thomas J. Misa

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationA Companion to the Philosophy of Technology
PublisherJohn Wiley and Sons
Number of pages13
ISBN (Print)9781405146012
StatePublished - Apr 24 2009


  • Assessment of philosophy of technology - prominently featured the history of technology
  • Definitions of "Technology"
  • Dilemmas of determinism
  • Issue of technological determinism
  • Problems of culture - "anthropological variety" of technology

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