Changing Attitudes Toward American Technology.

By: Hughes, Thomas Parke. (editor).

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8vo - 20 x 13.5 cm.; ix - 340 pp. From the back cover: "This collection combines current selections with selections treating the same topics at specific points in the past . . . the book examines the exhilaration felt by most Americans in the nineteenth century as they imagined a future shaped by American technology . . . and the disillusionment with technology following World War I and during the Depression". Twenty four selections in all. Minor wear to the externals, otherwise clean and tight.

Title: Changing Attitudes Toward American Technology.

Author Name: Hughes, Thomas Parke. (editor).

Categories: Science & Technology,

Publisher: New York., Harper & Row.: 1975

ISBN Number: 0060429836

ISBN Number 13: 9780060429836

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 23433

Keywords: Technology; USA; Fuller; Mumford; Technocracy; Environment; Civilization; Culture; Society; Sociology; Machinery; Automation; Invention; Science; Edison; Fifth Estate; Veblen; Future;