The Real World of Technology (CBC Massey Lectures series) Revised Edition

The Real World of Technology (CBC Massey Lectures series) Revised Edition

Ursula M. Franklin


In this increased variation of her bestselling 1989 CBC Massey Lectures, well known Canadian scientist and humanitarian Ursula M. Franklin examines the effect of expertise upon our lives and addresses the intense alterations within the bit sphere because the genuine international of know-how was once first released. In 4 new chapters, Franklin tackles contentious concerns, equivalent to the dilution of privateness and highbrow estate rights, the impression of the present know-how on executive and governance, the shift from patron capitalism to funding capitalism, and the effect of the web upon the craft of writing.

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