The First Technological Revolution and Its Lessons


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The First Technological Revolution and Its Lessons
1010204The First Technological Revolution and Its Lessons 1965Aware that we are living in the midst of a technological revolution, we are becoming increasingly concerned with its meaning for the individual and its impact on freedom, on society, and on our political institutions. Side by side with messianic promises of utopia to be ushered in by technology, there are the most dire warnings of man's enslavement by technology, his alienation from himself and from society, and the destruction of all human and political values.Tremendous though today's technological explosion is, it is hardly greater than the first great revolutio…
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Rick Wartzman: Drucker Lectures: Essential Lessons on Management, Society and Economy. The First Technological Revolution and Its Lessons, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2010), AccessEngineering Export