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By Jan Kyrre Berg Olsen, Stig Andur Pedersen, Visit Amazon's Vincent F. Hendricks Page, search results, Learn about Author Central, Vincent F. Hendricks,

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Drawing on essays from top foreign and multi-disciplinary students, A significant other to the Philosophy of expertise is the 1st accomplished and authoritative reference resource to hide the major problems with technology’s impression on society and our lives.Presents the 1st entire, authoritative reference paintings within the fieldOrganized thematically to be used either as an entire creation to the sector or an encyclopedic referenceDraws on unique essays from top interdisciplinary scholarsFeatures the main up to date and leading edge examine within the interdisciplinary fields of philosophy, know-how, and their broader highbrow environments

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In 1930s China, the term “technology” denoted a material manifestation of Western superiority which China needed but could not create for itself. During the self-reliance campaigns of the 1960s, the term carried material, political and ethical connotations that would have been quite alien to most Americans of the period, if perhaps dimly recognizable to Scandinavians. Today basic misunderstandings between a Chinese and an American over what the term “technology” signifies would be unlikely, but there has been one big change: the Chinese post-colonial malaise is cured.

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