This is a philosophical book about technology and its relationship with society. The author explains/argues that there are two main sets of theories about this. Transforming Technology has 29 ratings and 3 reviews. John Carter said: Feenberg’s analysis and critique of theories of technology is strong and tremendo . Thoroughly revised, this new edition of Critical Theory of Technology rethinks the relationships between technology, rationality, and democracy, arguing that the.

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Bryan Kibbe rated it liked it Feb 10, Ruggero Rossi 03 Sep It has been published on 8th August I was never convinced by this premise which takes for granted that the path of more technology, more production, more technlogy is the only conceivable path forward.

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Hence it is independent also in relation to politics, for example with respect with socialism and capitalism. Cody Pumper marked it as to-read Apr 05, Want to Read saving…. Emily January rated it liked it Feb 26, LPenting marked it as to-read Jan 19, The Handbook of Science and Technology Studies.

He is also recognized as an early innovator in the field of online education, a field he helped to create in It should be read by anyone that has a naive concept about the influence that technology has on humans, and by anyone that is convinced that policy making does not include the technological design and details. Close Report a review At Kobo, we try to ensure that published reviews do not contain rude or profane language, spoilers, transsforming any of our reviewer’s personal information.


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Feenberg is proposing to the reader a third way: Sidhartha rated it really liked it Feb 14, May 25, Dylan rated it liked it. Through this analysis he comes to the formulation of the transrorming theory resumed above. Preview — Transforming Technology by Andrew Feenberg. These codes classify actions as possible or forbidden and attaches those actions to meanings or purposes to give them explanatory power Refresh and try again.

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