By Andrew Ede,Lesley B. Cormack
A heritage of technological know-how in Society is a concise evaluation that introduces complicated principles in a non-technical model. Ede and Cormack hint the background of the altering position of technological know-how in society and discover the hyperlink among the pursuit of information and the need to make that wisdom helpful. quantity II covers from the clinical Revolution till the current day.
New subject matters during this variation comprise technology and the company global, the rules of technological know-how and expertise, and weather swap. New "Connections" gains offer in-depth exploration of the methods technology and society interconnect. The textual content is followed through 38 color maps and diagrams, and four color plates highlighting key ideas and occasions. Essay questions, bankruptcy timelines, a different readings part, and an index offer extra help for college kids. A significant other reader edited via the authors, A background of technology in Society: A Reader, can be available.
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A History of Science in Society, Volume II: From the Scientific Revolution to the Present, Third Edition: 2 by Andrew Ede,Lesley B. Cormack