Technology and Cultural Values: On the Edge of the Third Millennium

Technology and Cultural Values: On the Edge of the Third Millennium

By: Roger T. Ames (editor), et al (editor), Peter D. Hershock (editor), Marietta T. Stepaniants (editor)Hardback

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Recent history makes clear that the quantum leaps being made in technology are the leading edge of a groundswell of paradigm shifts taking place in science, politics, economics, social institutions, and the expression of cultural values. Indeed it is the simultaneity and interdependence of these changes occurring in every dimension of human experience and endeavor that makes the present so historically distinctive. The essays gathered here give voice to perspectives on the always improvised relationship between technology and cultural values from Africa, the Americas, Asia, Australia, Europe, and the Pacific.

About Author

Peter D. Hershock (Editor) Peter D. Hershock is coordinator of the Asian Studies Development Program at the East-West Center, Honolulu. He has been a practicing Buddhist since 1982.Roger T. Ames (Editor) Roger T. Ames is professor of philosophy at the University of Hawai'i and editor of Philosophy East and West.

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  • ISBN13: 9780824826475
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 760
  • ID: 9780824826475
  • ISBN10: 0824826477

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