Technology In World Civilization

Author: Arnold Pacey
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 9780262660723
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In this very different book, Arnold Pacey takes a global view, placing the development of technology squarely in a "world civilization."

The Maze Of Ingenuity

Author: Arnold Pacey
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 9780262660754
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The second edition of The Maze of Ingenuity concentrates on Europe and North America and incorporates recent insights from the history and sociology of technology.

Saltpeter

Author: David Cressy
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 019969575X
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... of Power: Technology, Armed Force, and Society since A.D. 1000 (Chicago,
1982); Arnold Pacey, Technology in World Civilization: A Thousand-Year History
(Oxford, 1990), 73–91; Geoffrey Parker, The Military Revolution: Military
Innovation ...

Science Technology And Medicine In Colonial India

Author: David Arnold
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1139429213
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It is a well-established convention to see the nineteenth century as an age of
innovative steam technologies, developed first in Europe, then diffused to ... 13
Arnold Pacey, Technology in World Civilization: A Thousand-Year History (Oxford
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Landscape Of The Mind

Author: John F. Hoffecker
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 023151848X
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Pacey, Arnold. The Maze of Ingenuity: Ideas and Idealism in the Development of
Technology. 2nd ed. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press, 1992. ——. Technology in
World Civilization: A Thousand-Year History. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press, 1990.

Der Totale Rausch

Author: Norman Ohler
Publisher: Kiepenheuer & Witsch
ISBN: 346231517X
Size: 27.59 MB
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Entstanden ist ein erschütterndes, faktengenaues Buch. Der totale Rausch wurde von dem bedeutenden Historiker Hans Mommsen begleitet, der das Nachwort beisteuert. Sein Fazit: »Dieses Buch ändert das Gesamtbild.«

Menschheit 2 0

Author: Ray Kurzweil
Publisher: Lola Books
ISBN: 3944203135
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Googles Chefingenieur Ray Kurzweil, dessen wahnwitzigen Visionen in den vergangenen Jahrzehnten immer wieder genau ins Schwarze trafen, zeichnet in diesem Klassiker des Transhumanismus mit beispielloser Detailwut eine bunt schillernde ...

Technology Review

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They are much smaller than today's commercial reactors and use a very different
technology. ... Technology in World Civilization: A Thousand-Year History by
Arnold Pacey MIT Press, $19.95 BY MERRITT ROE SMITH A persistent bias in ...