Technology And The Virtues

Author: Shannon Vallor
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190498528
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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.

Wer Bin Ich Wenn Ich Online Bin

Author: Nicholas Carr
Publisher: Karl Blessing Verlag
ISBN: 3641080681
Size: 44.41 MB
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Neuesten Studien zufolge, so zeigt Bestsellerautor und IT-Experte Nicholas Carr, bewirkt bereits eine Onlinestunde am Tag erstaunliche neurologische Prägungen in unserem Gehirn.

The Virtues Of Ignorance

Author: Bill Vitek
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
ISBN: 0813172861
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The Virtues of Ignorance: Complexity, Sustainability, and the Limits of Knowledge proposes an alternative to this hubristic, shortsighted, and dangerous worldview.

Der Mensch Und Die Technik

Author: Oswald Spengler
Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand
ISBN: 3954558661
Size: 58.57 MB
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Oswald Spengler veröffentlichte seinen längeren Essay 1931, in dessen Zentrum die These steht, dass die Moderne, das Zeitalter der entfesselten Technik, unaufhaltsam dem eigenen Untergang zutreibt.

Information Technology In 21st Century

Publisher: Gyan Publishing House
ISBN: 9788178351636
Size: 22.89 MB
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Every year thousands of articles and dozens of books comment on the meaning
of new computer technologies for people, organizations, and the larger society.
Since computer technologies are likely to improve significantly over the next few
decades, we should expect periodic accounts of the social meanings of new
technologies. Moreover, as we approach the year 2000, there will be a
predictable flood of books and articles that examine the virtues and problems of
computer ...

What Technology Wants

Author: Kevin Kelly
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101444467
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Despite my wariness, I have chosen to deliberately position myself to keep the
maximum number of technological options within my reach. I acknowledge that
my relationship with technology is full of contradictions. And I suspect they are
your contradictions, too. Our lives today are strung with a profound and constant
tension between the virtues of more technology and the personal necessity of
less: Should I get my kid this gadget? Do I have time to master this labor-saving


Author: Paul Mason
Publisher: Suhrkamp Verlag
ISBN: 351874478X
Size: 68.75 MB
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Was wir nicht wissen: Erleben wir eine der üblichen Krisen oder den Anbruch einer postkapitalistischen Ordnung? Paul Mason blickt auf die Daten, sichtet Krisentheorien – und sagt: Wir stehen am Anfang von etwas Neuem.

Die 5 Dysfunktionen Eines Teams

Author: Patrick M. Lencioni
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 3527690352
Size: 76.23 MB
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Wie in seinen anderen Bï¿1⁄2chern hat Patrick Lencioni eine fesselnde Fabel geschrieben, die eine wichtige Botschaft fï¿1⁄2r alle enthï¿1⁄2lt, die danach streben, auï¿1⁄2ergewï¿1⁄2hnliche Teamleiter und ...

The Science Technology And Application Of Titanium

Author: R. I. Jaffee
Publisher: Elsevier
ISBN: 1483158810
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The story of commercial titanium is one of the exceptions, and it gives me great
satisfaction to see so many titanium metallurgists gathered in London in a
congress to present 130 papers and to discuss during 4 days the virtues and
vices of the metal. The audience came from all over the world, including Russia
and Japan. Their work will contribute considerably to our knowledge of this
capricious metal. It was a long and arduous road we had to travel from the first
few hundred grams of ...

Science Technology And Society

Author: John Dewey
Publisher: University Press of America
ISBN: 9780761808350
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Begone! relieve me from the sight of your detested form.' 'Thus I relieve thee, my
creator,' he said, and placed his hated hands before my eyes, which I flung from
me with violence; 'thus I take from thee a sight which you abhor. Still thou canst
listen to me, and grant me thy compassion. By the virtues that I once possessed, I
demand this from you. Hear my tale; it is long and strange, and the temperature of
this place is not fitting to your fine sensations; come to the hut upon the mountain.