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Technology and the future.

Author: ALBERT H TEICH
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Cengage learning custom p, 2012.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: ALBERT H TEICH
ISBN: 1111828547 9781111828547
OCLC Number: 794907217
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Contents: Machine generated contents note: pt. I Thinking About Technology --
1. Does Improved Technology Mean Progress? / Leo Marx --
2. How Society Shapes Technology / Robert Pool --
3. The Shock of the Old / David Edgerton --
4. Can Technology Replace Social Engineering? / Alvin M. Weinberg --
5. Technology and the Tragic View / Samuel C. Flonnan --
6. Do Artifacts Have Politics? / Langdon Winner --
pt. II Debating Technology: 1960s Style --
7. The Role of Technology in Society / Emmanuel G. Mesthene --
8. Technology: The Opiate of the Intellectuals / John McDermott --
pt. III Debating Technology: Twenty-First-Century Style --
9. Why the Future Doesn't Need Us / Bill Joy --
10.A Response to Bill Joy and the Doom-and-Gloom Technofuturists / Paul Duguid --
11. Promise and Peril / Ray Kurzweil --
pt. IV Contemporary Technological Dilemmas: Climate Change --
12. The Science Behind Climate Change / Philip Mote --
13. The Climate Science Isn't Settled / Richard S. Lindzen. Contents note continued: 14. The Geoengineering Option: A Last Resort Against Global Warming? / Katharine Ricke --
15.20 Reasons Why Geoengineering May Be a Bad Idea / Alan Robock --
pt. V Contemporary Technological Dilemmas: The New Biology --
16. Stem Cell Research: The Great Moral Divide / Christopher Thomas Scott --
17. Applications, Benefits, and Risks of Synthetic Biology / Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues --
18. Five Hard Truths for Synthetic Biology / Roberta Kwok --
19. The Case against Perfection / Michael J. Sandel --
20. Some Possible Legal and Social Implications of Advances in Neuroscience / Henry T. Greely --
pt. VI Contemporary Technological Dilemmas: Information and Communications Technology --
21. An Unforeseen Revolution: Computers and Expectations, 1935-1985 / Paul Ceruzzi --
22. Why I Am Not Going to Buy a Computer / Wendell Berry --
23.Computer Ethics / Deborah G. Johnson. Contents note continued: 24. Is Google Making Us Stupid? What the Internet Is Doing to Our Brains / Nicholas Carr --
25.Net Neutrality 101 --
Save the Internet --
26. Managing Broadband Networks / George Ou --
pt. VII Governance and Globalization --
27. Government and Technology / Albert H. Teich.

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