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Author Feenberg, Andrew.

Title Between reason and experience : essays in technology and modernity / Andrew Feenberg ; foreword by Brian Wynne ; afterword by Michel Callon
Published Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, [2010]
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Description 1 online resource (xxv, 257 pages)
Series Inside technology
Inside technology.
Contents Foreword; Preface; I Beyond Dystopia; 1 Democratic Rationalization : Technology, Power, and Freedom; 2 Incommensurable Paradigms : Values and the Environment; 3 Looking Forward, Looking Backward : The Changing Image of Technology; II Critical Constructivism; 4 Critical Theory of Technology : An Overview; 5 From Information to Communication : The French Experience with Videotex; 6 Technology in a Global World; III Modernity and Rationality; 7 Modernity Theory and Technology Studies: Reflections on Bridging the Gap
8 From Critical Theory of Technology to the Rational Critique of Rationality9 Between Reason and Experience; Afterword; Notes; References; Index
Summary A leading philosopher of technology calls for the democratic coordination of technical rationality with everyday experience
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Civilization, Modern.
Technology -- Philosophy.
Technology -- Social aspects.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2009037833
ISBN 0262265958 (electronic bk.)
0262266318 (electronic bk.)
0262514257 (paperback; alk. paper)
9780262265959 (electronic bk.)
9780262266314 (electronic bk.)
9780262514255 (paperback; alk. paper)