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Book Title: The Myth of the Machine: Technics and Human Development|
The author of the book: Lewis Mumford
Format files: PDF
The size of the: 1.49 MB
Edition: Harcourt, Brace & World
Date of issue: June 1967
ISBN 13: 9780151639731
Read full description of the books The Myth of the Machine: Technics and Human Development:Mumford explains the forces that have shaped technology since prehistoric times and shaped the modern world. He shows how tools developed because of significant parallel inventions in ritual, language, and social organization. “It is a stimulating volume, informed both with an enormous range of knowledge and empathetic spirit” (Eliot Fremont-Smith, New York Times). Index; photographs.
Read information about the authorLewis Mumford (October 19, 1895 – January 26, 1990) was an American historian and philosopher of technology and science. Particularly noted for his study of cities and urban architecture, he had a tremendously broad career as a writer that also included a period as an influential literary critic. Mumford was influenced by the work of Scottish theorist Sir Patrick Geddes.
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