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Technology And Society Illustrates The Impact Of Technological Change, Both Positive And Negative, On Our World. The Author Looks At How Technology Has Brought Many Positive Advancements To Our Society, And Also Discusses The Significant Repercussions That We Need To Consider. Ideal For Use In Numerous Courses Taught Throughout The Computer Science Curriculum, Technology A ...more
Paperback, 296 pages
Published August 21st 2008 by Jones & Bartlett Publishers
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Jan 22, 2015 Keith rated it it was ok
Recommends it for: students wanting a basic overview of technology related social issues
Recommended to Keith by: the publisher
This first edition needs a lot of work. It contains possible factual errors, often self contradicting. It seems to lack depth of other available texts covering similar material. It does have the potential to be an interesting read for the right audience. My opinion may be biased due to the needs of the course I teach which is not the same as the author's. I look forward to seeing subsequent editions, especially if I find the time to verify the validity of my notes and recommendations on the text ...more