Technological Society

Jacques Ellul and the Technological Society in the 21st Century [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at July 27, 2015
Jacques Ellul and the Technological Society in the 21st Century [Repost]

Helena M. Jerónimo, José Luís Garcia, Carl Mitcham - Jacques Ellul and the Technological Society in the 21st Century
Published: 2013-07-22 | ISBN: 9400766572 | PDF | 262 pages | 1.91 MB
Principia Designae - Pre-Design, Design, and Post-Design: Social Motive for the Highly Advanced Technological Society

Principia Designae - Pre-Design, Design, and Post-Design: Social Motive for the Highly Advanced Technological Society by Toshiharu Taura
2014 | ISBN: 443154402X | English | 239 pages | PDF | 5 MB

Solar and Space Physics: A Science for a Technological Society: An Overview  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Oct. 9, 2014
Solar and Space Physics: A Science for a Technological Society: An Overview

Solar and Space Physics: A Science for a Technological Society: An Overview by Committee on a Decadal Strategy for Solar and Space Physics
National Academies Press | 2014 | English | ISBN 13: 9780309313926 | 36 pages | PDF | 7 MB

United States and international programs in solar and space physics seek to improve scientific understanding of the Sun and its variation over time; the relationship between the Sun
and Earth’s environment; and the impact of solar activity and space weather events on human activities as well as the Sun’s connections with other bodies in the solar system and to the galaxy beyond.

Jacques Ellul and the Technological Society in the 21st Century (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Sept. 11, 2014
Jacques Ellul and the Technological Society in the 21st Century (repost)

Jacques Ellul and the Technological Society in the 21st Century (Philosophy of Engineering and Technology) by Helena M. Jerónimo, José Luís Garcia and Carl Mitcham
English | ISBN: 9400766572 | 2013 | PDF | pages | 2 MB

This volume rethinks the work of Jacques Ellul (1912-1994) on the centenary of his birth, by presenting an overview of the current debates based on Ellul's insights. As one of the most significant twentieth-century thinkers about technology, Ellul was among the first thinkers to realize the importance of topics such as globalization, terrorism, communication technologies and ecology, and study them from a technological perspective.

Solar and Space Physics: A Science for a Technological Society  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by exLib at Aug. 27, 2013
Solar and Space Physics: A Science for a Technological Society

Solar and Space Physics: A Science for a Technological Society
Committee on a Decadal Strategy for Solar and Space Physics (Heliophysics); Space Studies Board; Aeronautics and Space Engineering Board; Division of Earth and Physical Sciences; National Research Council
NAS Press | 2013 | ISBN: 0309164281 9780309164283 | 467 pages | PDF | 50 MB

This report presents a program of basic and applied research for the period 2013-2022 that will improve scientific understanding of the mechanisms that drive the Sun's activity and the fundamental physical processes underlying near-Earth plasma dynamics, determine the physical interactions of Earth's atmospheric layers in the context of the connected Sun-Earth system, and enhance greatly the capability to provide realistic and specific forecasts of Earth's space environment that will better serve the needs of society.
Jacques Ellul and the Technological Society in the 21st Century (Philosophy of Engineering and Technology)

Helena M. Jerónimo, "Jacques Ellul and the Technological Society in the 21st Century (Philosophy of Engineering and Technology)"
ISBN: 9400766572 | 2013 | PDF | pages | 4 MB

The Ongoing Technological System  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at Oct. 14, 2017
The Ongoing Technological System

The Ongoing Technological System
Wiley ISTE | English | Oct 2017 | ISBN-10: 1786302144 | 188 pages | PDF | 5.29 mb

By Smail-El-Hadjait
A Bridge between Conceptual Frameworks: Sciences, Society and Technology Studies (Repost)

A Bridge between Conceptual Frameworks: Sciences, Society and Technology Studies By Raffaele Pisano
2015 | 642 Pages | ISBN: 9401796440 | PDF | 16 MB
The Sacred Town of Sankhu: The Anthropology of Newar Ritual, Religion and Society in Nepal

The Sacred Town of Sankhu: The Anthropology of Newar Ritual, Religion and Society in Nepal by Bal Gopal Shrestha
English | 2012 | ISBN: 1443837709, 1443849103 | 635 pages | PDF | 7,4 MB

Big Data in Context: Legal, Social and Technological Insights  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Oct. 18, 2017
Big Data in Context: Legal, Social and Technological Insights

Big Data in Context: Legal, Social and Technological Insights By Thomas Hoeren, Barbara Kolany-Raiser
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 122 Pages | ISBN : 3319624601 | 2.71 MB

This book sheds new light on a selection of big data scenarios from an interdisciplinary perspective. It features legal, sociological and economic approaches to fundamental big data topics such as privacy, data quality and the ECJ’s Safe Harbor decision on the one hand, and practical applications such as smart cars, wearables and web tracking on the other.