This introduction to the philosophy of technology discusses its sources and uses. Tracing the changing meaning of qtechnologyq from ancient times to the modern day, it identifies two important traditions of critical analysis of technology: the engineering approach and the humanities approach.This work aspires to be a critical introduction to the philosophy of technology. This represents but another step in a continuing concern for the philosophical issues associated with technology.
|Title||:||Thinking Through Technology|
|Publisher||:||University of Chicago Press - 1994-10-15|