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Technology and the Politics and Knowledge : Indiana the Philosophy of Technology - Andrew Feenberg

Technology and the Politics and Knowledge

Indiana the Philosophy of Technology

By: Andrew Feenberg (Editor), Alastair Hannay (Editor)

Paperback Published: 22nd May 1995
ISBN: 9780253209405
Number Of Pages: 304

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"This fine collection of essays from a diverse group of authors expounding on a wide variety of subjects presents a generous sampling of the new philosophy of technology." -- Choice

..". informative, original, and provocative.... Many of the writers are major players in defining the contested political terrain of cultural, science, and technology studies as well as critical theory and Heidegger studies." -- Gerald Doppelt

Preface
Acknowledgments
Subversive Rationalization: Technology, Power, and Democracyp. 3
New Science, New Nature: The Habermas-Marcuse Debate Revisitedp. 23
On the Notion of Technology as Ideologyp. 43
Citizen Virtues in a Technological Orderp. 65
The Moral Significance of the Material Culturep. 85
Heidegger on Gaining a Free Relation to Technologyp. 97
Heidegger and the Design of Computer Systemsp. 108
Heidegger on Technology and Democracyp. 128
Image Technologies and Traditional Culturep. 147
Technology and the Civil Epistemology of Democracyp. 159
Situated Knowledges: The Science Question in Feminism and the Privilege of Partial Perspectivep. 175
Knowledge, Bodies, and Values: Reproductive Technologies and Their Scientific Contextp. 195
Sade, the Mechanization of the Libertine Body, and the Crisis of Reasonp. 213
The Archimedean Point and Eccentricity: Hannah Arendt's Philosophy of Science and Technologyp. 236
Gilbert Simondon's Plea for a Philosophy of Technologyp. 255
A Door Must Be Either Open or Shut: A Little Philosophy of Techniquesp. 272
Contributorsp. 282
Indexp. 284
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ISBN: 9780253209405
ISBN-10: 0253209404
Series: Indiana the Philosophy of Technology
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 304
Published: 22nd May 1995
Publisher: INDIANA UNIV PR
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 23.42 x 15.6  x 2.11
Weight (kg): 0.46

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