Technology And The Good Life

Author: Eric Higgs
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226333884
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Because this collection carefully investigates the issues at the heart of how we can take charge of life with technology, it will be a landmark work not just for philosophers of technology but for students and scholars in the many ...

The Good Life In A Technological Age

Author: Philip Brey
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136445811
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Bringing together scholars from a cross-section of disciplines, this volume combines an empirical investigation of technology and its social, psychological, and political effects, and a philosophical analysis and evaluation of the ...

Technology And The Good Life

Author: Andrew Light Eric Higgs (and David Strong)
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Because this collection carefully investigates the issues at the heart of how we can take charge of life with technology, it will be a landmark work not just for philosophers of technology but for students and scholars in the many ...

How Much Is Enough

Author: Edward Skidelsky
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141969008
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Why was he wrong? Robert and Edward Skidelsky argue that wealth is not - or should not be - an end in itself, but a means to 'the good life'.

Technology And The Virtues

Author: Associate Professor of Philosophy Shannon Vallor
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 019049851X
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This book locates a key to that future in the distant past: specifically, in the philosophical traditions of virtue ethics developed by classical thinkers from Aristotle and Confucius to the Buddha.

Hamlet S Blackberry

Author: William Powers
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0062002872
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Using his own life as laboratory and object lesson, Powers demonstrates why this is the moment to revisit our relationship to screens and mobile technologies, and how profound the rewards of doing so can be.

What Is The Good Life

Author: Luc Ferry
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226244532
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Has the ancient question of the "good life" disappeared, another victim of the technological world? For Luc Ferry, the answer to both questions is a resounding no. In What Is the Good Life?

Pursuing The Good Life

Author: Christopher Peterson
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199916357
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Reveals small but significant actions people can take to lead happier lives, offering reflections on such topics as family, relationships, work, school, sports, emotions, and experiences.

Technology And Human Development

Author: Ilse Oosterlaken
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317672887
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This book introduces the capability approach – in which wellbeing, agency and justice are the core values – as a powerful normative lens to examine technology and its role in development.