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Author Kapp, Ernst, 1808-1896, author

Title Elements of a philosophy of technology : on the evolutionary history of culture / Ernst Kapp ; edited by Jeffrey West Kirkwood and Leif Weatherby ; translated by Lauren K. Wolfe ; afterword by Siegfried Zielinski
Published Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, [2018]
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Description 1 online resource (xliii, 309 pages)
Series Posthumanities ; 47
Posthumanities ; 47
Contents The anthropological scale -- Organ projection -- The first tools -- Limbs and measure -- Apparatuses and instruments -- The inner architecture of the bones -- Steam engines and rail lines -- The electromagnetic telegraph -- The unconscious -- Machine technology -- The fundamental morphological law -- Language -- The state
Notes Translated from the German
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on November 28, 2018)
Subject Human mechanics -- Philosophy.
Inventions -- Social aspects.
Technology -- Philosophy.
Form Electronic book
Author Kirkwood, Jeffrey West, editor
Weatherby, Leif, editor
Wolfe, Lauren K., translator
LC no. 2018029983
ISBN 1452958203 (electronic book)
1452958211 (electronic book)
9781452958200 (electronic book)
9781452958217 (electronic book)
(hardcover ;) (alkaline paper)
Other Titles Grundlinien einer Philosophie der Technik. English