Technology In World Civilization

Author: Arnold Pacey
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 9780262660723
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In this very different book, Arnold Pacey takes a global view, placing the development of technology squarely in a "world civilization."

Technology In World Civilization

Author: Arnold Pacey
Publisher: Mit Press
ISBN: 9780262161176
Size: 73.34 MB
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In this very different book, Arnold Pacey takes a global view, placing the development of technology squarely in a "world civilization."

Society And Technological Change

Author: Rudi Volti
Publisher: Macmillan Higher Education
ISBN: 1464157987
Size: 19.83 MB
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Brimming with Rudi Volti’s expertise and enthusiasm for its dynamic subject, this always timely volume helps students grasp the vast societal implications of a wide range of technological breakthroughs, both historic and contemporary.

Technology A World History

Author: Daniel R. Headrick Professor of Social Sciences and History Roosevelt University
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0199713669
Size: 69.62 MB
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Technology: A World History offers an illuminating backdrop to our present moment--a brilliant history of invention around the globe.

Leonardo To The Internet

Author: Thomas J. Misa
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 1421404788
Size: 29.59 MB
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A masterful analysis of how technology and culture have influenced each other over five centuries, Leonardo to the Internet frames a history that illuminates modern-day problems and prospects faced by our technology-dependent world

The Code Economy

Author: Philip E. Auerswald
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190226773
Size: 14.74 MB
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We are in another of those stages now. The Code Economy explains how the advance of code is once again fundamentally altering the nature of work and the human experience.

A History Of Firearms

Author: W. Y. Carman
Publisher: University of Michigan Press
ISBN: 9780486433905
Size: 79.23 MB
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Contains a history as well as several illustrations of firearms from their earliest use through 1914 including the development of cannons, mines, ammunition, muskets, handguns, and rifles.

Circles

Author: James Burke
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781439127957
Size: 48.12 MB
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Whether exploring electromagnetic fields, the origin of hot chocolate, or DNA fingerprinting, these essays -- which originally appeared in James Burke's popular Scientific American column -- all illustrate the serendipitous and surprisingly ...

Trial Of A Thousand Years

Author: Charles Hill
Publisher: Hoover Press
ISBN: 0817913262
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In Trial of a Thousand Years, Charles Hill analyzes the long war of Islamism against the international state system.