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 ...

Technology And The Good Life

Author: Andrew Light Eric Higgs (and David Strong)
Publisher:
ISBN:
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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: 0415891264
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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 ...

Annual Review Of Gerontology And Geriatrics Volume 23 2003

Author: Hans-Werner Wahl, PhD
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
ISBN: 9780826117342
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CHAPTER 10 Technology and the Good Life: Challenges for Current and Future
Generations of Aging People HEIDRUN MOLLENKOPF GERMAN CENTER FOR
RESEARCH ONAGING AT THE UNIVERSITY OF HEIDELBERG JAMES L.
FOZARD FLORIDAGERONTOLOGICAL RESEARCH AND TRAINING SERVICES
, PALM HARBOR domains of private and public life, both in the form of new
products and in the electronic user interfaces of contemporary versions of familiar
products.

Technology And The Philosophy Of Religion

Author: David Lewin
Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing
ISBN: 1443825328
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Technology and the Character of Contemporary Life is Borgmann's earliest
attempt to question technology in a sustained philosophical fashion and provides
the key concepts that inform much of his later work on technology.1 His later work
does enrich the analyses found in ... Evidence of Borgmann's influence within
recent philosophy of technology can be found in the publication of Technology
and the Good Life? in which a series of commentators consider the impact of
Borgmann.

Philosophy Of Leisure

Author: Johan Bouwer
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317433734
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Approaching leisure from a philosophically inquisitive perspective, the book argues that leisure revolves around the pursuit of happiness, human flourishing and well-being, making it both a state of mind and a state of being.

Technology And Values

Author: Craig Hanks
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1405149000
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The “promise of modern technology” is to free us from the misery and work
imposed on us by nature and social existence. Technology will not only help us
tame the forces of nature, but make our lives better by liberating us and enriching
our lives. Like all modern thought, however, it leaves out the traditional (ancient
Greek and Judeo-Christian) concern for the Good Life. Technology has failed to
live up to its promise of liberation, because it is silent on ends, purposes, and
goods.

Readings In The Philosophy Of Technology

Author: David M. Kaplan
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9780742564015
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As we grapple to understand the implications of new techniques for extending a
woman's reproductive life or the spreading underground landscape of fiber-optic
communication networks or any of the other developments of contemporary ...
that "conjunction of machinery and commodity" (Borgmann 1992b, 296) — do not
take us into a discussion of how public participation in From Diane P.
Michelfelder, "Technological Ethics in a Different Voice," in Technology and the
Good Life?