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The myth of the machine

technics and human development.

by Lewis Mumford

  • 217 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Harcourt, Brace Jovanovich in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Technology and civilization

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 297-323.

    Other titlesTechnics and human development.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination342 p.
    Number of Pages342
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23238722M

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    Pentagon of Power: The Myth of the Machine by Lewis Mumford. Harcourt Trade Publishers, Hardcover. Acceptable. Disclaimer:A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend jacket quality is not guaranteed. Myth of the Maker is a very refreshing take on thr idea of dimensional travel and worlds. I loved the setting and it left me wanting more. I wish the ending was explained better (regarding the battle scene). In the end I enjoyed the read and can't wait for a second book! There is more places to visit in The Strange/5.

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Lewis Mumford was one of the 20th century's most important philosophers, and the two-volume set Myth of the Machine (Volume 1 is Technics and Human Development; and Volume 2 is The Pentagon of Power) are probably his most important books: the summation of his life's work.5/5(4).

Lewis Mumford was one of the 20th century's most important philosophers, and the two-volume set Myth of the Machine (Volume 1 is Technics and Human Development; and Volume 2 is The Pentagon of Power) are probably his most important books: the summation of his life's work/5(5).

The Myth of the Machine is part 1 of a 2 volume series, and it represents a different tone then his earlier work, Technics and Civilization. Nonetheless, I found Mumford's concept and account of the megamachine to be thought provoking and I look forward to reading the second volume (The Pentagon of Power)/5.

The Myth of the Machine: Technics and Human Development Hardcover – June 1, by Lewis Mumford (Author)/5(6). The Myth of the Machine Hardcover – Import, by Lewis Mumford (Author) See all The myth of the machine book and editions Hide other formats and editionsCited by: Myths, Machines, and Ancient Dreams of Technology.

Author: Adrienne Mayor; Publisher: Princeton University Press ISBN: Category: History Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» Traces the story of how ancient cultures envisioned artificial life, automata, self-moving devices and human enhancements, sharing insights into how the mythologies of the past related to and shaped.

Pentagon Of Power: The Myth Of The Machine, Vol. II Paperback – Ma by Lewis Mumford (Author)Cited by:   Vol. 2 has imprint: New York, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich Includes bibliographical references (v.

1, pages ; v. 2, p. ) [V. Technics and human development: Prologue -- The mindfulness of man -- In the dreamtime long ago -- The gift of tongues -- Finders and makers -- Fore-stages of domestication -- Garden, home, and mother -- Kings as prime movers -- The design of the Pages: Modern man's longing for space travel is actually turned upside down in this book and evaluated This second volume to Lewis Mumford's 2 volume set "The Myth of the Machine" is incredible.

It picks up where the 1st volume left off and shuttles us all the way up to the late 60's early 70's/5. The Myth of the Machine is a two-volume book taking an in-depth look at the forces that have shaped modern.

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The myth of the machine by Lewis Mumford, SeptemHarvest Books edition, in English. The myth of the machine. [Lewis Mumford] -- An in-depth look at the forces that have shaped modern technology since prehistoric times.

Mumford criticizes the modern trend of technology, which emphasizes constant, unrestricted expansion. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

The myth of the machine by Lewis Mumford,Harcourt, Brace Jovanovich edition, in English - [1st ed.].Pages: The Myth of the Machine is a two-volume book taking an in-depth look at the forces that have shaped modern technology since prehistoric times.

Volume 1: Technics and Human Development, was published infollowed by volume 2: The Pentagon of Power, in Abstract technological organization, ""loveless and lifeless,"" is the new behemoth.

It is to Lewis Mumford's great credit that he has been battling the beast since the Twenties, long before its precise nature became apparent.

Unfortunately, though the danger is infinitely greater today, the recent surfeit of anti-organizational literature has tended either to dissipate or vulgarize the problem. The Myth of the Machine.

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